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This novel traces a family's history from the northern coast of Ireland in the 1840s, where a young woman embraced a semi-conscious sailor, who had washed in with the tide, to Ontario, Canada. Jane Urquhart has also written "The Whirlpool" (winner of the Prix du Meilleur Live Etranger).show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 164 x 241mm | 769g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747516774
  • 9780747516774

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4,887 ratings
3.82 out of 5 stars
5 27% (1,343)
4 38% (1,880)
3 25% (1,232)
2 6% (306)
1 3% (126)
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