Prophet Song Paul Lynch

Prophet Song

Author: Paul Lynch
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Book Title
Prophet Song
Author
Paul Lynch
ISBN
9780802163011
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2023SHORTLISTED FOR THE AN POST IRISH BOOK AWARDS 2023On a dark, wet evening in Dublin, scientist and mother-of-four Eilish Stack answers her front door to find two officers from Ireland's newly formed secret police on her step. They have arrived to interrogate her husband, a trade unionist.Ireland is falling apart, caught in the grip of a government turning towards tyranny. As the life she knows and the ones she loves disappear before her eyes, Eilish must contend with the dystopian logic of her new, unraveling country. How far will she go to save her family? And what--or who--is she willing to leave behind?Exhilarating, terrifying and surprisingly intimate, Prophet Song offers a shocking vision of a country at war and a deeply human portrait of a mother's fight to hold her family together.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Paul LynchPublisher: Atlantic Monthly PressPublished: 12/12/2023ISBN: 9780802163011Pages: 320Weight: 0.85lbsSize: 8.40h x 5.40w x 1.50dAward: Man Booker Prize - FinalistReview Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/23/2023Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2023Booklist 11/01/2023 pg. 23
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2023

SHORTLISTED FOR THE AN POST IRISH BOOK AWARDS 2023

On a dark, wet evening in Dublin, scientist and mother-of-four Eilish Stack answers her front door to find two officers from Ireland's newly formed secret police on her step. They have arrived to interrogate her husband, a trade unionist.

Ireland is falling apart, caught in the grip of a government turning towards tyranny. As the life she knows and the ones she loves disappear before her eyes, Eilish must contend with the dystopian logic of her new, unraveling country. How far will she go to save her family? And what--or who--is she willing to leave behind?

Exhilarating, terrifying and surprisingly intimate, Prophet Song offers a shocking vision of a country at war and a deeply human portrait of a mother's fight to hold her family together.



Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Paul Lynch
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
Published: 12/12/2023
ISBN: 9780802163011
Pages: 320
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.40h x 5.40w x 1.50d
Award: Man Booker Prize - Finalist

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/23/2023
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2023
Booklist 11/01/2023 pg. 23
SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2023

SHORTLISTED FOR THE AN POST IRISH BOOK AWARDS 2023

On a dark, wet evening in Dublin, scientist and mother-of-four Eilish Stack answers her front door to find two officers from Ireland's newly formed secret police on her step. They have arrived to interrogate her husband, a trade unionist.

Ireland is falling apart, caught in the grip of a government turning towards tyranny. As the life she knows and the ones she loves disappear before her eyes, Eilish must contend with the dystopian logic of her new, unraveling country. How far will she go to save her family? And what--or who--is she willing to leave behind?

Exhilarating, terrifying and surprisingly intimate, Prophet Song offers a shocking vision of a country at war and a deeply human portrait of a mother's fight to hold her family together.



Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Paul Lynch
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
Published: 12/12/2023
ISBN: 9780802163011
Pages: 320
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.40h x 5.40w x 1.50d
Award: Man Booker Prize - Finalist

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/23/2023
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2023
Booklist 11/01/2023 pg. 23