Corbett's Way is too finely paved

This Is The Way by Gavin Corbett. Fourth Estate, €18.90. Reviewed by Kevin Power.

27th January, 2013
Gavin Corbett: a fascinating but flawed novel.

This Is The Way


Gavin Corbett's fascinating but flawed new novel revolves around the feud between two invented Traveller families. The Sonaghans and the Gillaroos (named for two species of trout native to Lough Melvin, on the border between Leitrim and Fermanagh) have been fighting each other for generations, the reasons lost to memory.

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