In Flight and Earlier Poems, the cultural creation and romantic myths surrounding such themes as home, family, and landscape are set against the harsh realities of Ireland's history. This is Groarke's..
This is a bold, epic debut novel set during the war and financial crisis that defined the beginning of our century. An investment banker approaching forty, in the midst of his career collapsing and ma..
Vona Groarke's fifth collection slips between the 'away' of America or England, and the West of Ireland or the remembered 'inland fields' of home. The poems offer gorgeous bits and pieces of the obser..
After three years in the wilderness, hardboiled reporter Gerry Conway is back at his desk at the Glasgow Tribune. But three years is a long time on newspapers and things have changed - readers are dwi..
From X-Factor to X-rated, the third least common letter in the English alphabet appears commonly in life. In this sixth collection from award-winning poet Vona Groarke, X occurs when the known and the..