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Lazy City

Availability: In Stock
ISBN: 9781838859695
AuthorConnolly, Rachel
Pub Date06/06/2024
BindingPaperback
Pages208
CountryGBR
Dewey823.92
Publisher: Canongate Books
Quick overview An electrifying debut set in Northern Ireland exploring dysfunctional relationships, love and heartbreak - all through the lens of a young woman wrestling with the death of her closest friend
€11.89

Following the death of her best friend, Erin has to get out of London. Returning home to Belfast, an au pair job provides some refuge from her grief and her relentless mother. She spends her spare daytime sitting in quiet churches and her free nights at the bar where her childhood friend Declan works.

Erin is grateful for the distraction offered by, first, a good-looking American academic, and then the reappearance in her life of an old flame. They offer delightful diversions. But Erin must eventually confront herself.

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Following the death of her best friend, Erin has to get out of London. Returning home to Belfast, an au pair job provides some refuge from her grief and her relentless mother. She spends her spare daytime sitting in quiet churches and her free nights at the bar where her childhood friend Declan works.

Erin is grateful for the distraction offered by, first, a good-looking American academic, and then the reappearance in her life of an old flame. They offer delightful diversions. But Erin must eventually confront herself.

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