The Long Falling by Keith RidgwayThe Long Falling by Keith Ridgway

The Long Falling

byKeith Ridgway

Paperback | May 11, 1999

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Grace Quinn is an Englishwoman living in rural Ireland. Isolated by religion and circumstance, she endures both an abusive husband and a strained relationship with her son, Martin, whose open homosexuality her husband refused to accept. After an act of desperation, reeling with doubt and denial, she seeks out her son in Dublin. Keith Ridgway affectingly renders the separate sanctuaries of mother and son . . .and lights the distance between them" (The New Yorker). "
Keith Ridgway''s stories and poems have appeared in various anthologies in Ireland, in New Writing 6, and the Best Irish Stories 1996. His novella Horses" was published in a recent volume (13) of Faber''s Introduction series First Fictions. The author currently resides in Dublin, Ireland."
Title:The Long FallingFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:320 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.69 inShipping dimensions:320 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.69 inPublished:May 11, 1999Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395957826

ISBN - 13:9780395957820

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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