The Gathering by Anne Enright

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After the drowning death of their brother Liam, the nine remaining Hegarty siblings return to Dublin for the wake. Shot through with themes of secrecy, betrayal, and redemption this lyrical novel is both a daring exploration of family and compulsively readable.

For more Irish fiction, take a look at these titles:

The Sea by John Banville

In the Woods by Tana French

In the Forest by Edna O’Brien

 

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