THE SECRET SCRIPTURE

Ebook edition released 30/03/2017

by Sebastian Barry

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LoveReading Expert Review of THE SECRET SCRIPTURE

A 2013 World Book Night selection.

A powerful and moving novel bringing the worlds of Ireland's past and present together. Great characterisation and a thought provoking story.

Winner of the Independent Booksellers’ Book Prize 2009 (Adult category).

Winner of the Costa Book of the Year Award 2008.

Winner of the Costa Novel Award 2008.

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2008.

Costa Book Awards 2008 Judges' comment: "A heartbreaking and lyrical tale of loss, betrayal and redemption."

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THE SECRET SCRIPTURE Synopsis

Ot klassika sovremennoj prozy, kotorogo nazyvali "e;nesravnennym hronikerom zhizni, utrachennoj bezvozvratno (Irish Independent), - "e;shedevr literatury, triumf stilya, ne churayushchijsya i priemov detektivnogo zhanra (Sunday Business Post), roman, voshedshij v short-list Bukerovskoj premii i poluchivshij prestizhnuyu premiyu Costa Award. "e;Neveroyatno krasivym i zhivym yazykom, pul'siruyushchim, podobno pesne (Th e New York Times) Barri rasskazyvaet istoriyu Rozanny Maknalti, v molodosti - neotrazimoj krasavicy, kotoraya bol'shuyu chast' zhizni provela v psihiatricheskoj klinike. Rozanna sidela tam tak dolgo, chto uzhe nikto ne pomnit, pochemu ona tam okazalas'. I vot sud'boj zagadochnoj pacientki zainteresovalsya novyj glavvrach doktor Gren. Odnazhdy on obnaruzhivaet spryatannyj dnevnik Rozanny: v techenie neskol'kih desyatiletij ona zapisyvala svoi vospominaniya. V ehtih memuarah - tajna ee zaklyucheniya i rasskaz o porazitel'noj zhizni i vsepogloshchayushchej lyubvi, strastnoj, muchitel'noj, tragicheskoj...

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ISBN: 9785389130821
Publication date: 30th March 2017
Author: Sebastian Barry
Publisher: Inostranka
Format: Ebook
Primary Genre Modern and Contemporary Fiction
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