Sandstone Press

Freedom is a Land I Cannot See by Peter Cunningham

RRP: £8.99
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781913207205
Publication Date: 25/06/2020

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Freedom is a Land I Cannot See

Peter Cunningham

1924. In the dangerous first years of the Irish Free State, beautiful Rose Raven, having lost her sight and her first love, is living quietly with her brother. But Ultan is involved in anti-government propaganda. As the net tightens, Rose is the only person who knows where the shameful truth is hidden – a truth so incendiary, it threatens the new Ireland itself.

Peter Cunningham

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Peter Cunningham is from Waterford in the south east of Ireland. He is the author of the Monument series, widely acclaimed novels set in a fictional version of his home town. His novel, The...

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‘Elegant, supremely crafted.’
-Patrick McCabe

‘Cunningham’s novel is lyrically tender, but grows into a forensic distillation of nationalist and religious faultlines.’
-Dermot Bolger

‘Freedom Is a Land I Cannot See is an intriguing, satisfying and beautiful novel about love, loss, truth and courage.’
-Ciarán Collins

‘A masterful novel that will never leave you.’
-Julia Keller