Author: Michael Crummey
Themes: generational epic, love, family, poverty, small community relationships
Plot: From Amazon.com "Winner of the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best Book, Caribbean & Canada and the Canadian Authors Association Literary Award; Finalist for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Fiction, the Thomas Head Raddall Atlantic Book Award, and the Winterset Award
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Crummey, Michael. Galore. New York: Other Press, 2011.