Publish date: September 5th 2006
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
I have enjoyed books by McDermott before, thus my interest in this one. This is a portrait of an Irish American family in the post war period up to today. There is much that feels familiar to me about the characters, the worldview, the Catholicism, the resignation. But I found that I did not feel a...