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Breakdown

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Description for Breakdown paperback.

'Mothers are not supposed to go on road trips.'

From one of Ireland's most provocative and admired writers, this is a story of rage and reckoning, joy and transformation.

One winter morning on an ordinary day in contemporary Dublin, an ordinary middle-class woman wakes up in her ordinary suburban home. Her husband is next to her in bed, her teenage children sleeping nearby.

Without thinking much about it, she walks out the front door and never comes back.

She travels first by car, then train, then ferry. Along the way, she finds herself in service stations ... Read more

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Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2024
Publisher
W&N
Condition
New
Number of Pages
224
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781474618526
SKU
9781474618526
Shipping Time
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Ref
99-2

About Cathy Sweeney
Cathy Sweeney lives in Dublin. She studied at Trinity College and taught English at secondary level for many years before turning to writing. Her work has been published in various magazines and journals.

Reviews for Breakdown
Cathy Sweeney is one of the most original writers at work today, and Breakdown is a novel of at once spectacular reach and unforgettable intimacy. Her writing gleams throughout like a stone underwater
Adrian Duncan, author of A SABBATICAL IN LIEPZIG Cathy Sweeney is a 21st century Kafka, an Irish Ernaux. Breakdown is so vivid, so formally dazzling, and ... Read more

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