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The Gathering

The Gathering( )
Author: Enright, Anne
Series title:Booker Prize Winner Ser.
ISBN:978-0-8021-7039-2
Publication Date:Sep 2007
Publisher:Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
Imprint:Black Cat
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $16.00
Book Description:

Anne Enright is a dazzling writer of international stature and one of Ireland’s most singular voices. Now she delivers The Gathering, a moving, evocative portrait of a large Irish family and a shot of fresh blood into the Irish literary tradition, combining the lyricism of the old with the shock of the new. The nine surviving children of the Hegarty clan are gathering in Dublin for the wake of their wayward brother, Liam, drowned in the sea. His sister, Veronica,...
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Book Details
Pages:272
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.25 x 0.76 Inches
Book Weight:0.572 Pounds
Author Biography
Enright, Anne (Author)
Anne Teresa Enright (born 11 October 1962) is an Irish author. She received an English and philosophy degree from Trinity College, Dublin. Enright is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature; her novel The Gathering won the 2007 Man Booker Prize. She has also won the 1991 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the 2001 Encore Award and the 2008 Irish Novel of the Year. Enright's writings have appeared in several magazines, including The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Granta, the London Review of Books, The Dublin Review and the Irish Times. In 2015 she made the New Zealand Best Seller List with her title The Green Road. This title also made the Costa Book Award 2015 shortlist in the UK. It also won the Irish Book Award for Novel of the Year.

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