The Hill Road
ISBN10: 0143037935 ISBN13: 9780143037934 Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Oct 31 2006 Pages: 225 Weight: 0.40lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
In a series of four interlinked novellas, four generations of an Irish farm family share unfulfilled dreams, missed opportunities, and compromised moral decisions, from a dairyman who falls for the younger sister of a woman he jilted, to a spinster who remembers her love for a soldier shattered by his World War I experiences. A first collection. Winner of the 2005 Story Prize. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.