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    Carry Me Down
    by M.J. Hyland

    Carry Me Down : Read More

    • Release date: January 23, 2007
    • Format: paperback, 352 pages
    • Language: english
    • Author: M.J. Hyland
    • Genres: fiction, ireland, novels, contemporary, family
    • Publisher: Canongate
    • ISBN: 9781841958781 (1841958786)
    • Awards: Booker Prize Nominee (2006), Orange Prize Nominee for Fiction for Longlist (2007), Hawthornden Prize (2007), RSL Encore Award (2007)

    About The Book

    John Egan is a misfit — “a twelve year old in the body of a grown man with the voice of a giant” — who diligently keeps a “log of lies.” John’s been able to detect lies for as long as he can remember, it’s a source of power but also great consternation for a boy so young. With an obsession for the Guinness Book of Records, a keenly inquisitive mind, and a kind of faith, John remains hopeful despite the unfavorable cards life deals him.

    This is one year in a boy’s life. On the cusp of adolescence, from his changing voice and body, through to his parents’ difficult travails and the near collapse of his sanity, John is like a tuning fork sensitive to the vibrations within himself and the trouble that this creates for he and his family.

    Carry Me Down is a restrained, emotionally taut, and sometimes outrageously funny portrait whose drama drives toward, but narrowly averts, an unthinkable disaster.

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