McKenna, John Clare

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In this intensely lyrical novel, spoken through the voices of Clare's womenfolk and of the dying Clare himself, MacKenna brilliantly evokes the emotional life of one of England's most tragic and influential pastoral poets whose 200th anniversary was celebrated in 1993.

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'The language--delicate, sensuous and lyrical --beautifully captures the rhythm and nuances of Northhamptonshire speech' --Fiction Book Review

'The novel's language echoes the lyrical astuteness, freshness and honesty of Clare's verse.' --The Independent

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John MacKenna was born in 1952 in Castledermot, County Kildare. His books include The Fallen and Other Stories, which won The Irish Times First Fiction Award, A Year of Our Lives, The Last Fine Summer, Things You Should Know, The River Field and The Space Between Us.

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