"I thought there was some interesting content in this book about old time superstitions of the Irish. But I found the pace of the book painfully slow. I only recommend this book if the topic of Irish superstitions is of interest."
From the author of Burial Rites , "a literary novel with the pace and tension of a thriller that takes us on a frightening journey towards an unspeakable tragedy" (Paula Hawkins, bestselling author of The Girl on the Train and Into the Water ). ...
"This was a good book based on the story of Boris Pasternack, Doctor Zhivago. It is a sad book. Well written. I didn't love it but it is interesting reading. Makes one want to read the original text."