Freedom is a Land I Cannot See (Paperback)Peter Cunningham (author)
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Charting the dangerous first years of the Irish Free State, the novel tells the story of Rose's secrets, every one of them a risk to the success of the new Ireland.
Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 292 g
Dimensions: 198 x 130 x 24 mm
A superbly crafted novel... It conveys with great skill - probably better than any history book could - the conflicting, crisscrossing, complex loyalties of so many families caught up in those high-octane, dangerous times.-- Brian Maye * Irish Times *
A pacy plot, lyrical writing and compelling characters.* Sunday Independent *
Timeless... A tragic story, but with enough warmth to ultimately feel life-affirming.* Irish Independent *
A web of intrigue, love, loss and betrayal that keeps you hooked right up to the end.* RTE Culture *
A novel with authentic atmosphere, compelling characters, flowing language and a tumultuous finish.* The Business Post *
A masterful novel that will never leave you.-- Julia Keller, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer
An engrossing, enlightening, beautiful novel.-- Jennifer O'Connell, Irish Times writer
One of his best... I recommend it.-- Former Taoiseach John Bruton * The Irish Catholic *
Elegant, supremely crafted.-- Patrick McCabe
Cunningham's novel is lyrically tender, but grows into a forensic distillation of nationalist and religious faultlines.-- Dermot Bolger
Freedom Is a Land I Cannot See is an intriguing, satisfying and beautiful novel about love, loss, truth and courage.-- Ciaran Collins
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