It is 1883 and against the fearsome beauty of the Fermanagh landscape, the fate of Beth Winters slowly unfolds.
Beth is determined to decide her own destiny yet seems doomed to repeat the tragic mistakes of her family.Through the events of the day of her twenty-fifth birthday, decades of pain and betrayal finally build to a devastating climax.
In this powerful and gripping novel McCabe creates a lyrical indictment of the tensions that tear both families and nations apart.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 10/06/1993
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780749398682