Publication Date: 02/09/2010 ISBN: 9780571255658 Category:

Foster

Claire Keegan

Publisher: Faber & Faber
Publication Date: 02/09/2010 ISBN: 9780571255658 Category:
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A small girl is sent to live with foster parents on a farm in rural Ireland, without 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. And then a secret is revealed and suddenly, she realizes how fragile her idyll is.

Winner of the Davy Byrnes Memorial Prize, Foster is now published in a revised and expanded version. Beautiful, sad and eerie, it is a story of astonishing emotional depth, showcasing Claire Keegan’s great accomplishment and talent.

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