Narrated by Lilly Bere, On Canaan s Side opens as she mourns the loss of her grandson, Bill The story then goes back to the moment she was forced to flee Sligo, at the end of the First World War, and follows her life through into the new world of America, a world filled with hope and danger.
On Canaan s Side Narrated by Lilly Bere On Canaan s Side opens as she mourns the loss of her grandson Bill The story then goes back to the moment she was forced to flee Sligo at the end of the First World War and
Title: On Canaan's Side
Author: Sebastian Barry
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About the Author
Sebastian Barry is an Irish playwright, novelist and poet He is noted for his dense literary writing style and is considered one of Ireland s finest writersBarry s literary career began in poetry before he began writing plays and novels In recent years his fiction writing has surpassed his work in the theatre in terms of success, having once been considered a playwright who wrote occasional novels.He has twice been shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for his novels A Long Long Way 2005 and The Secret Scripture 2008 , the latter of which won the 2008 Costa Book of the Year and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize His 2011 novel On Canaan s Side was long listed for the Booker.