Elmet

Elmet

Downloadable Audiobook - 2017
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In this atmospheric and profoundly moving debut, Cathy and Daniel live with their father, John, in the remote woods of Yorkshire, in a house the three of them built themselves. John is a gentle brute of a man, a former enforcer who fights for money when he has to, but who otherwise just wants to be left alone to raise his children. When a local landowner shows up on their doorstep, their precarious existence is threatened, and a series of actions is set in motion that can only end in violence. Steeped in the natural world of northern England, this is a lyrical commentary on the bonds of siblings and fatherhood, and on the meaning of community in the modern world. Elmet marks the launch of a major new voice in literary fiction.
Publisher: [United States] :, HighBridge,, 2017
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781684410477
1684410479
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 38 min.)) : digital
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Additional Contributors: Jameson, Joe
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