Named a Best Book of the Year by the New York Times Book Review, the San Francisco Chronicle, Kirkus Reviews, and the Washington Post Book World
“Anne Enright’s style is as sharp and brilliant as Joan Didion’s; the scope of her understanding is as wide as Alice Munro’s.”
— Colm Tóibín
“A dazzling collection… a sharp, quenching portrait of contemporary life….”
— Time Out
“Observant, funny…. Enright is remarkable.”
— The Times
“A pleasure to read.”
— Globe and MailFrom the Hardcover edition.
About the Author
Anne Enright’s most recent novel, The Gathering
, won the 2007 Man Booker Prize and is a Canadian and international bestseller. Enright is also the author of the novels The Pleasure of Eliza Lynch
, What Are You Like?
, and The Wig My Father Wore
, and the short story collection The Portable Virgin
. She lives in Dublin.From the Hardcover edition.