A disturbing, exciting debut novel that spans two continents, from “a author to be careful for” (Colum McCann).
it’s 1832 and Coll Coyle has killed the wrong man. The lifeless man’s father is an expert tracker and ruthless killer with a single-minded focus on vengeance. The hunt leads from the windswept bathrooms of County Donegal, across the Atlantic to the choleric work camps of the Pennsylvania railroad, the place each males will to find their fates within the worry and tough us of a of the fledgling america.
Language and landscape combine powerfully in this traumatic exploration of lifestyles and dying, elements of which are in response to historic occasions. With lyrical prose balancing the stark realities of the hunter and the hunted, red SKY IN MORNING is a visceral and meditative novel that marks the debut of a stunning new skill.