A Keeper

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'Atmospheric, weird as well as difficult to place down.' the TIMES

'A gripping, thoughtful story concerning the look for identity, belonging as well as self-possession.' the OBSERVER

'Moving as well as darkly funny.' EXCELLENT HOUSEKEEPING

'Smart, well-written as well as thoroughly amusing.' IRISH INDEPENDENT

'It's an unfortunate as well as lovely book, brimming of inflammation as well as concern, where the discoveries of the past upturn the perceptions of the existing.' SUNDAY EXPRESS

'Magnificent ... his writing is evocative as well as best. His understanding of human loneliness as well as hoping is lovely as well as comforting.' MARIAN KEYES

'Charming as well as tender, a full pleasure.' SUNDAY MIRROR

'Perfectly crafted, a gorgeous, gripping account of Irish memory as well as fraud. A fantastic success.' ANDREW O'HAGAN

'I raved concerning Holding 2 years ago ... A Keeper is even better. A powerful, extremely sad tale, lovely writing, 2 time frameworks that are perfectly stabilized. Impressive. Will conveniently be just one of my publications of 2018.' JOHN BOYNE

From the bestselling writer of Holding comes a masterly story of tricks as well as ill-fated loves set on the coast of Ireland.Dear Lonely Leinster Lady,I'm not truly sure exactly how to begin
... The reality wanders bent on sea, riding the waves out of sight. And after that the trend turns.Elizabeth Keane returns to Ireland after her mommy's fatality, intent just on wrapping

up that depressing part of her life. There is absolutely nothing right here for her; she asks yourself if there ever before was. Your house of her youth is stuffed complete of useless things, her mommy's presence currently fading. As well as possibly, had she not located the tiny stock of letters, the reality would certainly never ever have emerged. 40 years previously, a young lady stumbles from a remote rock home, the night quiet yet for the steadfast wind that

circles her as she rushes further right into the darkness away from the cliffs as well as the sea. She has no sense of where she is going, just that she has to maintain on.This compelling new novel verifies Graham Norton's status as a fresh, literary voice, bringing his clear-eyed understanding of human nature

as well as its darkest defects. * * * Praise for Holding, champion of the Irish Book Awards'Book of the Year 2016 'Poised as well as perceptive'Sunday Times'... a deftly outlined tale as relocating as it is compelling '

Sunday Mirror'Deeply accomplished ... wonderfully observed' Good Housekeeping '...

among the even more genuine debuts I've read in recent

years ... in such an understated fashion, eschewing etymological eccentricity ... in favour of

real characters as well as tender sensation ... this is a great story' John Boyne, Irish Times

'It is lovely as well as yet devastatingly sad'Daily Express'Strenuously enchanting ... surprisingly tender'Metro'Heartwarming as well as observant'Stylist

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