From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc.
|Amazon Price||New from||Used from|
I kept waiting for something to happen. What did May die of? When?
Too chopped up.
Maybe it's due to old age, but just as in Luminaries, the characters were difficult to sort out. Every few pages, it seemed another family showed up. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Betty B Lowe
Read this years ago. Must have given it away and bought this copy just to have it.. I'll get back to it. Just loved it.Published 9 months ago by Sullivan
This book jumped around too much. I don't mind when it makes sense, but this made it hard to keep up with the characters. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Glenda L. Griffin
Lovely prose, episodic plot line replicates sweet. simple memories, complex family ties, and surprising Irish immigrants' lack of nostalgia for the 'Ould Country.'Published 12 months ago by Madwoman in the Attic
I read this book since it received several good critiques, and since I grew up in the city I thought I might identify with some of the experiences. Not so. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Bret Scott
Writes exquisite and evocative prose.there is always an aura of sadness about her characters but finely drawn portraiture.