The Gates: Book by Jennifer Johnston

The Gates

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ISBN: 9780747259350    Publisher: Headline Publishing Group Year of publishing: 1998     Format:  Paperback No of Pages: 176        Language: English
Once, the villagers would tip their hats repectfully when the McMahons drove out through the ornate iron gates at the end of the drive. Now, when the estate is in a state of peaceful decay, Minnie returns...Read more
Once, the villagers would tip their hats repectfully when the McMahons drove out through the ornate iron gates at the end of the drive. Now, when the estate is in a state of peaceful decay, Minnie returns home, disrupting the tranquillity.
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About the author: Jennifer Johnston
Jennifer Johnston is one of the foremost Irish writers of her, or any, generation. She has won the Whitbread Prize (THE OLD JEST), the Evening Standard... Read more
Jennifer Johnston is one of the foremost Irish writers of her, or any, generation. She has won the Whitbread Prize (THE OLD JEST), the Evening Standard Best First Novel Award (for THE CAPTAINS AND THE KINGS), the Yorkshire Post Award, Best Book of the Year (twice, for THE CAPTAINS AND THE KINGS and HOW MANY MILES TO BABYLON?). She was also shortlisted for the Booker Prize with SHADOWS ON OUR SKIN.
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Review:
Wonderful...funny and sad Daily Express Assured, skilful, delicately comic and mutedly sad... a very good writer The Sunday Times An honest and shrewd writer...funny too Sunday Telegraph

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