Luke O’Brien has retreated from the city to live a quiet life on his family land situated at the bend of the River Sullane. Surrounded by the Irish countryside and alone in the crumbling house, he longs for a return to his family’s heyday. He has given up on love and relationships and instead turned to books for solace. One morning a young woman arrives at his door. Her appearance could have profound consequences for him and his family. But will he let her into his closed life?
The River Capture
‘Exceptional’ The Times
‘Luminous . . . Unexpected’ Guardian
Shortlisted for Novel of the Year at the Irish Book Awards, the Dalkey Literary Awards and the Kerry Group Awards
Luke O’Brien has left Dublin to live a quiet life on the bend of the River Sullane. Alone in his big house, he longs for a return to his family’s heyday and turns to books for solace. One morning a young woman arrives at his door, presenting Luke and his family with an almost impossible dilemma.
|Dimensions||19.8 × 12.9 × 1.7 cm|
1st paperback ed
General – Trade / Code: K