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From a Low and Quiet Sea: Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2018, Ryan,  Donal
From a Low and Quiet Sea: Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2018
Donal Ryan

Paperback $19.99 - RANDOM HOUSE UK
Fiction - Published: 2/Apr/2019 - ISBN: 9781784160265

LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018'An engrossing, unpredictable, beautifully crafted novel' RODDY DOYLEFarouk?s country has been torn apart by war.Lampy?s heart has been laid waste by Chloe.John?s past torments him as he nears his end.The refugee. The dreamer. The penitent. From war-torn Syria to small-town Ireland, three men, scarred by all they have loved and lost, are searching for some version of home. Each is drawn towards a powerful reckoning, one that will bring them together in the most unexpected of ways. Donal Ryan is from Nenagh in County Tipperary. He is the award-winning author of four novels and one short story collection. A former civil servant, Donal lectures in Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. He lives with his wife Anne Marie and their two children. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2018, the powerful fourth novel from multi-award-winning author of The Spinning Heart. From war-torn Syria to small-town Ireland, the lives of three men are drawn together in the most unexpected of ways.

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