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Reading in the Dark - Deane, Seamus
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A haunted childhood, lived out in two dimensions. One is legendary: the Sun-fort of Grianan, home of the warrior Fianna; the Field of the Disappeared, over which no gulls fly; the house in Donegal where children are stolen away by demonic forces. The other is actual: the city of Derry in the Northern Ireland of the 40s and 50s; a place that is also haunted by political enmities, family secrets, lethal intrigue. The boy narrator of READING IN THE DARK grows up enclosed in these two worlds, sensing that they are intertwined ...

Reading in the Dark 2019, Vintage Classics, London

ISBN-13: 9781784875534

Mass-market paperback

Reading in the Dark 1998, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375700231

Trade paperback

Reading in the Dark 1997, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394574400


Reading in the Dark 1997, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099744412

Mass-market paperback

Reading in the Dark 1996, Random House (UK), London

ISBN-13: 9780224044059