An elderly schoolteacher recalls the single act of youthful passion that changed her life forever.
A young gardener has an unsettling encounter with a suburban housewife.
A teenage girl strikes up an unlikely friendship with a lonely bachelor. In these twelve haunting stories award-winning writer Mary Costello examines the passions and perils of everyday life with startling insight, casting a light into the darkest corners of the human heart.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/05/2015
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781782116011