When an Irish girl takes off in search of the father of her child, she is submerged in the modern English urban landscape, encountering both the kindness and the cruelty of strangers. The author also wrote "The Old Boys", "The Children of Dynmouth" and "The News from Ireland".
Winner of Whitbread Prize (Novel) 1994 Winner of Sunday Express Prize 1994 Winner of Whitbread Book Awards: Novel Category 1994 Winner of Whitbread Book Awards: Book of the Year 1994
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