- Author Claire Keegan
- Narrator Aoife McMahon
- Publisher Faber & Faber
- Run Time 1 hour and 27 minutes
- Format x-book®
- Genre Modern and contemporary fiction.
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What to expect
A small girl is sent to live with foster parents on a farm in rural Ireland, without knowing when she will return home. In the strangers’ house, she finds a warmth and affection she has not known before and slowly begins to blossom in their care. And then a secret is revealed and suddenly, she realizes how fragile her idyll is.
Winner of the Davy Byrnes Memorial Prize, Foster is now published in a revised and expanded version. Beautiful, sad and eerie, it is a story of astonishing emotional depth, showcasing Claire Keegan’s great accomplishment and talent.
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