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The spinning heart: A Novel

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In the aftermath of Ireland's financial collapse, dangerous tensions surface in an Irish town. As violence flares, the characters face a battle between public persona and inner desires. Through a chorus of unique voices, each struggling to tell their own kind of truth, a single authentic tale unfolds. The Spinning Heart speaks for contemporary Ireland like no other novel. Wry, vulnerable, all-too human, it captures the language and spirit of rural Ireland and with uncanny perception articulates the words and thoughts of a generation. Technically daring and evocative of Patrick McCabe and J.M. Synge, this novel of small-town life is witty, dark and sweetly poignant. Donal Ryan's brilliantly realized debut announces a stunning new voice in fiction.
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subject_facet Financial crises -- Ireland -- Fiction, Ireland -- Fiction
title_display The spinning heart
title_full The Spinning Heart A Novel, The spinning heart / Donal Ryan
title_short The spinning heart
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topic_facet Fiction, Financial crises, Literature