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Foster

Claire Keegan

From Shelf: Official Indie Fiction Bestsellers (week 8, 2023)

A heartbreaking, haunting story of childhood, loss and love by one of Ireland's most acclaimed writers.

From the author of the Booker-shortlisted Small Things Like These, a heartbreaking, haunting story of childhood, loss and love by one of Ireland's most acclaimed writers.'A real jewel.' Irish Independent'A small miracle.' Sunday Times'A thing of finely honed beauty.' Guardian'Thrilling.' Richard Ford'As good as Chekhov.' David MitchellIt is a hot summer in rural Ireland. A girl is sent to live with foster parents on a farm, not knowing when she will return home. In the strangers' house, she finds a warmth and affection she has not known before and slowly begins to blossom in their care. But in a house where there are meant to be no secrets, she discovers how fragile her idyll is.

Format:
Paperback / softback
Pages:
96
Publisher:
Faber & Faber
ISBN:
9780571379149
Published Date:
18/8/2022
Dimensions:
198mm x 129mm x 6mm
Weight:
112g
Category:
Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

RRP: £8.99

Format: Paperback / softback

ISBN: 9780571379149


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