LIMITED EDITION HARDBACK WINNER OF THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZEBGE IRISH BOOK OF THE YEAR the Angelus bellringing out over its villages and townlands,over the fields and hills and bogs in between,six chimes of three across a minute and a half,a summons struckon the lip of the voidMarcus Conway has come a long way to stand in the kitchen of his home and remember the rhythms and routines of his life. Considering with his engineer's mind how things - bridges, banking systems, marriages - are constructed - and how they may come apart. Mike McCormack captures with tenderness and feeling, in continuous, flowing prose, a whole life, suspended in a single hour.
Publication Date: 04-May-2017
Publisher: Canongate Books