AUTHORS

Maeve Brennan

Maeve Brennan died in obscurity in 1993. She was the author of the acclaimed The Springs of Affection: Stories of Dublin; The Long-winded Lady: Notes from a New Yorker and The Rose Garden: Short Stories.In her review of Springs of Affection, Penelope Fitzgerald described the powerful force of Brennan's stories, carrying 'an electric charge of resentment and quiet satisfaction in revenge that chills you right through'.

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REVIEWS

An extraordinary book; a brittle meditation on grief and exile
Time Out

To mention her in the company of Chekhov and Flaubert is only proper
Edward Albee