One of 15 limited edition Vintage Future Classics published to celebrate Vintage's 15th birthday. The 15 titles were voted for by reading groups all over the UK as being books that would still be read in 100 years time.
Joe O'Connor was born in Dublin. He has written ten widely acclaimed and best-selling books including the novels Cowboys and Indians, shortlisted for the Whitbread Prize, Desperadoes, The Salesman, and most recently Inishowen. His work has been published in eighteen languages.
"'Stunningly accomplished'" Guardian "'A triumph...A spectacular breakthrough...it raises the bar for contemporary Irish fiction'" Sunday Times "'A terrific story...A stealthily gripping narrative'" Daily Telegraph "'A page-turner of a masterpiece. Don't miss it'" Daily Mail