Open-handed

Open-handedThe Place Is Dublin The Time Is The Present Five Characters Two Irish, Three From Eastern Europe, All Seeking Success From Wildly Different Starting Points Become Entangled With One Another In A Web Of Politics, Property, Sex And Violence Chris Binchy S Novel Is A Beautifully Observed Portrait Of A Place And A Time, And A Thrillingly Paced Story Of An Unforgettable Group Of Characters Brought Together By Circumstance, Ambition And Need. Read this while I was doing a creative writing workshop with Chris Binchy, so that might have skewed my judgement, but I really enjoyed it A tense, pacy novel set smack bang in the middle of Celtic Tiger Dublin, and featuring the interlinking stories of the ill fated love affair between a violent bouncer and a Polish night club hostess, and the unravelling life of a grubby little councillor who could have been lifted straight from the pages of the Mahon Tribunal report The picture it paints of Dublin isn t a flattering one it s all soulless hotels and sprawling housing estates grim nightclubs underground pros

[Ebook] Open-handed By Chris Binchy – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 320 pages
  • Open-handed
  • Chris Binchy
  • English
  • 20 May 2017
  • 9780141036229