From Publishers Weekly
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Sad story. A little to Irish for me.
The story seems a little too unrealistic to be believable. Read more
The overal writing of the novel was well done however I you are looking for a happy story look elsewhere. This novel does not have a "happy" resolution. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Deborah
Trevor is a master writer. This book is a marvel. I could not put it down.Published 6 months ago by Susan Tepper
I was disappointed in this book because it was recommended by someone who loves Trevor's writing. I will have to try reading another of his books. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Marsha Garland
This is the dullest of the dullest stories I've ever read in my lifetime. One bad move with a lot of disappointing fallout with nothing to relieve the reader from feeling entirely... Read morePublished 7 months ago by George Smith
An extraordinarily well written novel. When you read it again, you see how masterfully and subtly Trevor has foreshadowed themes and events of the plot and characterization. Read morePublished 7 months ago by James Connelly
I have been reflecting on the many different emotions I experienced while reading "The Story of Lucy Gault" when it occurred to me that this was exactly what William Trevor... Read morePublished 9 months ago by keetmom
I do like a good old tragedy and the Irish do it better than anyone else. Trevor William has put together a simple story with gorgeous use of language that, although sad, is full... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Alumine Andrew
Lucy is a haunting figure who seems to live like a ghost to those around her on an old estate near Cork, Ireland. Read morePublished 18 months ago by R. E. Cooke