Montpelier Parade

by Karl Geary

Written in English
Published: Pages: 217 Downloads: 224
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  • First loves,
  • Man-woman relationships,
  • Fiction

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As a gardener at the house on Montpelier Parade, Sonny is full of curiosity in his lonely life of dreams. Then the mysterious Vera comes around, and he falls in love for the first time. Casting off his life of solitude, Sonny longs to know Vera, even save her. But what is it that Vera isn"t telling him?

Edition Notes

StatementKarl Geary
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6107.E284 M65 2016
The Physical Object
Pagination217 pages
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26944019M
ISBN 101936787555
ISBN 109781936787555
LC Control Number2016951808
OCLC/WorldCa973292641

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May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be : $ Visit Montpelier, Vermont, Vermont's capital city. Montpelier provides small town charm with big city flavor.

Farm-to-table dining and independently-owned boutiques line the historic downtown streets. Outstanding outdoor recreation. Award-winning arts. Wonderful’ - Sebastian Barry Her house is on Montpelier Parade – just across town, but it might as well be a different world.

Sonny is fixing a crumbling wall in the garden when he sees her for the first time, coming down the path towards him.

Vera. Vera is older, wealthier, sophisticated, but chance meetings quickly become shy arrangements. Montpelier Parade by Karl Geary Luminous and moving. A story that asks who you can love and how, and a novel that gets to the heart of things; it certainly got to the heart of me. Sunjeev Sahota, author of The Year of the Runaways The house is on Montpelier Parade: just across town, but it might as well be a different world.

Working on the garden with his father one Saturday, Sonny is full of. Unfolding over a bright, rain-soaked Dublin spring, Montpelier Parade is a rich, devastating debut novel about desire, grief, ambition, art, and the choices we must make alone.

Catapult,pp. Montpelier Parade is a taut, riveting, beautifully sparse coming of age tale from a fearless new talent. Téa Obreht, National Book Award Finalist & New York Times bestselling author of The Tiger's Wife.

I hope that someone will give me an advance copy I’ve heard it’s lyrical, brave and inventive – everything I look for in a novel.

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