This is an exquisite love story about how a person can change another person's life - a simple yet profound realisation that unfolds beautifully over the course of the novel. Normal People is a story of mutual fascination, friendship and love. It takes us from that first conversation to the years beyond, in the company of two people who try to stay apart but find they can't.
***Dubray Staff Recommended Read*** Travis Devine takes the train every morning into his high- flying job as a financial analyst. But on one particular morning, an incident he spies from the train carriage alerts him to the fact that all may not be as it seems. When, soon after, his work colleague and former girlfriend is found dead at his office building, the pressure ramps up as he himself is suddenly under suspicion. A hugely gripping and tense ride full of sublime twists and turns. Recommended by Ronan Quinn, Dubray Galway
***Dubray Staff Recommended Read*** In an already stellar year for Irish fiction comes The Amusements, the stunning debut from Aingeala Flannery. Set in the seaside town of Tramore, it tells the story of Helen and her more sophisticated friend Stella, from school days to adulthood. Flannery also follows the lives and interactions of their families and neighbours, giving us an acute, piercing portrayal of small-town Irish life. Compassionate and humorous in equal measure, this book will stay with you long after you have finished. Recommended by Brian Blacker, Dubray Grafton St.
The #1 Sunday Times bestselling author Cathy Kelly brings you a heartwarming and refreshingly relatable new story about sisterhood, love and friendship - and the secrets we keep hidden from those closest to us.