Part Irish, part Anishinaabe Indian, Corcoran "Cork" O'Connor is the former sheriff of Aurora, Minnesota - population 3,752. Embittered by his "former" status, and the marital meltdown that has separated him from his children, Cork gets by on...
"I'm finding this a very difficult review to write. To begin with, had I not been blown away by "The Door", which caused me to track down everything else by Magda Szabó, I would have abandoned this book early on. Only Szabó's great writin..."
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