Beryl Tuke, whiling time away in the Thistle Arms with gin and cheap romances, and Alban Roche at Bassett's Petstore are among the street's dream-ridden survivors. A new arrival, Miss Gomez, lives for her postal correspondence with the Church of the Brethren of the Way in Jamaica. No one will believe Miss Gomez when she announces her revelation of a hideous sex crime soon to be committed in Crow Street. Until Prudence Tuke disappears, the police arrive, and the newspapers herald a 'Sex Crime Prophecy'...
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
William Trevor was born in Mitchelstown, County Cork. He has written many novels, and has won many prizes including the Hawthornden Prize, the Yorkshire Post Book of the Year Award, and the Whitbread Book of the Year Award. His most recent novel Love and Summer was longlisted for the Booker Prize. He is also a renowned writer of short stories, and his two-volume Collected Stories was published by Viking Penguin in 2009. In 1999 William Trevor received the prestigious David Cohen Literature Prize in recognition of a lifetime's literary achievement, and in 2002 he was knighted for his services to literature.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Penguin Books, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140252649
Book Description Penguin Books 1997-02-01, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. 0140252649 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0140252649
Book Description Penguin Books, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140252649
Book Description Penguin Books, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140252649
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801402526441.0