Monday, 27 August 2012
BOOKMUNCH REVIEWS MOTHER AMERICA
Hello from Brazil where it's sunny and windy and exotic. I deliver my lecture and do my reading at 5pm today (9pm Irish time). So I am just relaxing before I set off to do that at the uni. I'm looking out at wavey palm trees and a blue, blue sea.
But enough of that!
Writer Valerie O'Riordan reviews Mother America on Bookmunch today. 'From the book’s throat-grabbing first line – ‘There was a pregnant woman getting drunk in the back lounge’ – Ní Chonchúir demonstrates a willingness to enter dark territory...'