Walk The Blue Fields by Clarke KeeganWalk The Blue Fields by Clarke Keegan

Walk The Blue Fields

byClarke Keegan

Paperback | August 26, 2008

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A long-haired woman moves into the priest's house and sets fire to his furniture. That Christmas, the electricity goes out. A forester mortgages his land and goes off to a seaside town looking for a wife. He finds a woman eating alone in the hotel. A farmer wakes half-naked and realises the money is almost gone. And in the title story, a priest waits on the altar for a bride and battles, all that wedding day, with his memories of a love affair. In her long-awaited second collection, Claire Keegan observes an Ireland wrestling with its past.
Claire Keegan was born in 1968 and grew up on a farm in Wicklow. Her first collection of short stories, Antarctica, was completed in 1998. It announced her as an exceptionally gifted and versatile writer of contemporary fiction and was awarded the Rooney Prize for Literature. Her second short story collection, Walk the Blue Fields, was...
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Title:Walk The Blue FieldsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 7.78 × 4.99 × 0.48 inPublished:August 26, 2008Publisher:Faber & Faber AgencyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0571233074

ISBN - 13:9780571233076

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