The Whole & Rain-Domed UniversePublication details: United Kingdom; Pan Macmillan; 11 Sep 2014Edition: Main market EdDescription: 96 Pages; PaperbackISBN:
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|Book Adult and Young Adult 15-17||Karachi In Store||821.91 (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Withdrawn Not For Loan||Book Bazaar||PKLC009121|
|Book Adult and Young Adult 15-17||Lahore Poetry and Drama||821.91 (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Withdrawn||For Sale||PKLC008806|
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The Whole & Rain-domed Universe is Colette Bryce's much-anticipated follow-up to Self-Portrait in the Dark. The book presents the reader with an extraordinarily clear-eyed, vivid and sometimes disturbing account of growing up in Derry during the Troubles, with many ghosts both raised and laid to rest. The Whole & Rain-domed Universe is a riveting poetic document of the time; Bryce turns her clear, singing line to darker ends than she has before, describing not just the warmth and eccentricity of family and the claustrophobia of home-life, but also the atmosphere of suspicion, and the real and present threat of terrible violence. Bryce is one of the most widely acclaimed poets of the post-Heaney generation, and this is her most directly personal and compelling work to date.
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