Please find the village diary below.
The sadness of a mother losing her son was a common theme.
The novel is narrated by Thomas McNulty, an Irish émigré who flees to Canada and then America to escape the Great Famine.
Boyd is one of our best known modern authors and well known for taking a risky approach to his novels.
The book had been described in reviews as capricious and humorous
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Radway Parish Clerk 74 Beaulieu Close Banbury OX16 4FQ