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Description for Wunderland Paperback.

Caitríona Lally’s sophomore novel centres around an outsider protagonist, Roy, an Irishman exiled from Ireland to Hamburg for unknown reasons. 

In his new, simple life he works as a cleaner at the Wunderland miniature exhibition where he is more comfortable meddling in the tiny scenes than he is in interacting with his co-workers and visitors to the museum. 

To Roy’s almost total indifference, his sister Gert visits for a few days, the first of their family to do so since his exile, and she patiently and then not-so-patiently tries to talk to him and discover what really prompted ... Read more

Latent forces within brother and sister explode to force them to do something – anything – to change their stagnant and bewildering lives. 

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New Island Books
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, Ireland
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About Caitriona Lally
CAITRÍONA LALLY is the recipient of the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature (2018) and the Lannan Literary Fellowship (2019). Her first novel, Eggshells, was published in the US by Melville House. She works as a cleaner in Trinity College Dublin and lives in Dublin City. Wunderland is her second novel.

Reviews for Wunderland
They say that the voice is dead in modern literature, that one good author’s voice sounds just like another. Caitríona Lally’s work makes a lie of that. She delights in language and in bringing multifaceted, believable characters and their complicated relationships to the page. If what you’re after is an accessible, funny and real read, pick this book.
Estelle Birdy ... Read more

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