From a Low and Quiet Sea, by Donal Ryan (paperback April 2019)
From war torn Syria to small town Ireland, three men, all scarred by what they have loved and lost, are searching for some version of home.
Powerful and moving. Donal Ryan’s writing has the ability to take you straight to the heart of the character - and he makes it look easy !
***LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018******SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA NOVEL AWARD 2018*
Farouk's country has been torn apart by war. Lampy's heart has been laid waste by Chloe. John's past torments him as he nears his end.
The refugee. The dreamer. The penitent. Each is drawn towards a powerful reckoning, one that will bring them together in the most unexpected of ways.