Greenvoe

Greenvoe

by George Mackay Brown

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Overview

The small Orcadian community of Greevoe has remained unchanged for generations. Now a shady government project, Operation Black Star, threatens to destroy the islander's way of life.

George Mackay Brown's first novel describes a week in the life of the islanders as the come to terms with the repercussions of Operation Black Star in a masterful mix of prose and poetry from one of Scotland's greatest writers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781848549517
Publisher: John Murray Press
Publication date: 03/13/2014
Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 1,012,584
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

George Mackay Brown was one of the greatest Scottish writers of the twentieth century. A prolific poet, admired by such fellow poets as Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney, he was also an accomplished novelist and a master of the short story. He died at the age of 74 on 13 April 1996.

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