The nature of water and air: a novel
Scribner Paperback Fiction,
"My mother was never easy in the world of houses. She was a tinker, a traveler girl who had married a wealthy man. Her name was Agatha Sheehy....There are silences all around my mother's story." So begins The Nature of Water and Air, set on a patch of Irish coast where, amid a flurry of whispers, we meet Agatha's only surviving daughter, Clodagh. Determined to secure her mother's elusive love and the truth about her, Clodagh is swept into a relationship with a handsome, isolated man. He brings her to the heart of her mother's story, where she must confront the questions "Does a truth change love?" and "What madness will come from chasing a secret?" Powerfully sensitive, this startling debut novel about forbidden love will place Regina McBride among our most celebrated novelists.
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|Grouping Title||nature of water and air|
|Grouping Author||mcbride regina|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-05-03 01:19:13AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-07-12 03:50:15AM|
|author||McBride, Regina, 1956-|
|available_at_salida||Salida Regional Library|
|detailed_location_salida||SRL Adult Fiction|
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|owning_library_salida||Salida Regional Library|
|owning_location_salida||Salida Regional Library|
|record_details||ils:.b11950614|Book|Books||English|Scribner Paperback Fiction,||314 pages ; 21 cm.|
|subject_facet||Domestic fiction, Fiction, Ireland -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Romance fiction, Women -- Ireland -- Fiction|
|title_display||The nature of water and air : a novel|
|title_full||The nature of water and air : a novel / Regina McBride|
|title_short||The nature of water and air :|
|topic_facet||Mothers and daughters, Women|