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- Description'A remarkable first vel' Sunday Times'She takes a step closer to the mineshaft and it's as if she steps back in time. Her grandfather is standing where she is standing w, a young man t much older than she is, who kws thing about the future, thing about her.'Generation is a short vel that contains a huge amount, taking place over eighty years, three continents and three generations.At its heart is Aine, a recently divorced woman in her thirties who wants some kind of escape from her life in Ireland: from her ex-husband and his pregnant girlfriend, her mundane job and unexciting love life. So she goes to stay for a few weeks on an organic farm near Chicago, with her six-year-old daughter Daisy. The trip doesn't turn out as she imagined it would, and that summer will have unforeseeable consequences for everyone involved.Ambitious and gripping, Generation moves effortlessly from the smallest of details to the largest of canvases, as the repercussions of the decisions taken by parents play out in the lives of their children for years to come.
- Author BiographyPaula McGrath's fiction and non-fiction have appeared in Mslexia, Necessary Fiction, Eclectica, ROPES Galway and Surge, an anthology of new writing from Ireland. She recently completed an MFA at University College, Dublin, and was shortlisted for the inaugural Maeve Binchy Travel Award (2014). Generation is her first novel.
- Author(s)Paula McGrath
- PublisherHodder & Stoughton General Division
- Date of Publication30/07/2015
- SubjectGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintJM Originals
- Weight290 g
- Width153 mm
- Height219 mm
- Spine21 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
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