Small Things like these

Claire Keegan


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“Winner of the Orwell Prize for Political Fiction 2022

Shortlisted for the Rathbones Folio Prize 2022

The new novel from the internationally bestselling author of Foster, Antarctica and Walk the Blue Fields.

It is 1985, in an Irish town. During the weeks leading up to Christmas, Bill Furlong, a coal and timber merchant, faces into his busiest season. As he does the rounds, he feels the past rising up to meet him – and encounters the complicit silences of a people controlled by the Church.The long-awaited new work from the author of Foster, Small Things Like These is an unforgettable story of hope, quiet heroism and tenderness.”