The China Factory

£12.99

Love, loss, betrayal. Grief, guilt, longing. The act of grace or forgiveness that can suddenly transform and redeem lives. In these 12 haunting stories Mary Costello carefully examines the passions and perils of everyday life and relationships and, with startling insight, casts a light on the darkest corners of the human heart.

ISBN: 9781782116011 Author: Costello, Mary Publisher: Canongate Publication Date: 21st May 2015 Imprint: Canongate Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 159 Language: English Edition: Main Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

An elderly schoolteacher recalls the single act of youthful passion that changed her life forever. A young gardener has an unsettling encounter with a suburban housewife. A teenage girl strikes up an unlikely friendship with a lonely bachelor.

In these twelve haunting stories award-winning writer Mary Costello examines the passions and perils of everyday life with startling insight, casting a light into the darkest corners of the human heart.

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