Love and Summer

 12.00

by William Trevor

‘Lingers in the memory as a beautiful meditation on love, belonging and the impossibility of escape’ Observer

‘Unbearably moving’ Spectator

Love and Summer

It is summer and a stranger has come to quiet Rathmoye. He is noticed by Ellie, the young convent girl, who is married to Dillahan, a farmer still mourning his first wife. Over the long and warm days, Ellie and the stranger form an illicit attachment. And those in the town can only watch, holding their tongues, as passion, love and fate take their inevitable course.

About the Author

William Trevor was born in Mitchelstown, County Cork. He has written many novels, and has won many prizes including the Hawthornden Prize, the Yorkshire Post Book of the Year Award, and the Whitbread Book of the Year Award. His most recent novel Love and Summer was longlisted for the Booker Prize.

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Weight 0.3 kg
Dimensions 12.7 × 3 × 19.8 cm