By Graham Norton
Graham Norton's debut novel HOLDING was once a Sunday Times bestseller and enjoyed via readers all over. His new novel, A KEEPER, is a twisted story of secrets and techniques and ill-fated loves that when back demonstrates Norton's figuring out of human nature and all its darkest flaws.
The secret of Elizabeth Keane's father is person who hasn't ever been solved by way of the folks of Buncarragh - now not for loss of hypothesis.
Her mom Patricia were assumed a spinster, till she started courting a mysterious guy from out of city, and inside of months had left Buncarragh and had married. lower than years later, Patricia used to be again, with a brand new child in her palms, yet no new husband by means of her aspect and unbendingly silent approximately her fresh earlier. A mystery she may take together with her to her grave.
Now, as Elizabeth returns to the village after her mother's funeral, bringing along with her her personal regrets and wounds, she reveals a skinny pile of ribbon-bound letters behind a cloth wardrobe that can finally carry the foremost to her previous:
Dear Lonely Leinster Lady,
I'm probably not certain tips to begin...
Praise for Holding, winner of the Irish publication Awards' ebook of the 12 months 2016
'Poised and perceptive' Sunday Times
'... a deftly plotted tale as relocating because it is compelling' Sunday Mirror
'Deeply finished ... brilliantly saw' Good Housekeeping
'... one of many extra genuine debuts i have learn in recent times ... in such an understated demeanour, eschewing linguistic eccentricity ... in favour of real characters and smooth feeling ... this can be a fantastic novel' John Boyne, Irish Times
'It is gorgeous and but devastatingly unhappy' Daily Express
'Strenuously captivating ... strangely gentle' Metro
'Heartwarming and observant' Stylist
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Graham Norton's debut novel keeping was once a Sunday occasions bestseller and enjoyed by way of readers far and wide. His new novel, A KEEPER, is a twisted story of secrets and techniques and ill-fated loves that after back demonstrates Norton's knowing of human nature and all its darkest flaws. The secret of Elizabeth Keane's father is one who hasn't ever been solved by means of the folks of Buncarragh - now not for loss of hypothesis.
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A Keeper by Graham Norton