Reading in the dark /
|Main Creator:||Deane, Seamus, 1940-|
A boy's coming of age in 1950s Northern Ireland amid the fear of the present and the ghosts of the past. It turns out his paternal uncle did not just die, but was executed as an informer. Not only that, the man who ordered the execution was his maternal grandfather. There's more, the uncle was actually innocent, set up by another member of the family. A first novel.
|Published / Created:||
New York : Knopf, 1997.
|Edition:||1st American ed.|
Dust jacket available. See entry for [Miscellaneous dust jackets removed from 5A Collection items] in the NLI catalogue.
Physical description: 245 p. ; 21 cm.
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|5A 478||Main Reading Room||Books|