The nature of water and air: a novel
Scribner Paperback Fiction
"My mother was never easy in the world of houses. She was a tinker, a traveler girl who had married a wealthy man. Her name was Agatha Sheehy....There are silences all around my mother's story." So begins The Nature of Water and Air, set on a patch of Irish coast where, amid a flurry of whispers, we meet Agatha's only surviving daughter, Clodagh. Determined to secure her mother's elusive love and the truth about her, Clodagh is swept into a relationship with a handsome, isolated man. He brings her to the heart of her mother's story, where she must confront the questions "Does a truth change love?" and "What madness will come from chasing a secret?" Powerfully sensitive, this startling debut novel about forbidden love will place Regina McBride among our most celebrated novelists.
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|Grouped Work ID||2db096a5-45d5-51dd-3711-74fbd20a96b9|
|Grouping Title||nature of water and air|
|Grouping Author||regina mcbride|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2022-09-27 20:17:44PM|
|Last Indexed||2022-09-29 02:07:34AM|
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