Long Island [Exclusive Kennys Limited Edition]
The sequel to Colm Tóibín's prize-winning, bestselling novel Brooklyn.
A man with an Irish accent knocks on Eilis Fiorello’s door on Long Island and in that moment everything changes. Eilis and Tony have built a secure, happy life here since leaving Brooklyn - perhaps a little stifled by the in-laws so close, but twenty years married and with two children looking towards a good future.
And yet this stranger will reveal something that will make Eilis question the life she has created. For the first time in years she suddenly feels very far from home and the revelation
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Reviews for Long Island [Exclusive Kennys Limited Edition]
Sunday Times, on Brooklyn
The most compelling and moving portrait of a young woman I have read in a long time
Zoë Heller, Guardian, Books of the Year, on Brooklyn A work of such skill, understatement and sly jewelled merriment could haunt your life