Book Review: The Gathering by Anne Enright


Author: Anne Enright Title: The Gathering Publication Info: RecordedBooks (2007), Audio CD ISBN: 1436102650 Summary/Review: Dreary, overwrought, cliche-ridden, mawkish, pretentious, self-absorbed … these are just a few adjectives to describe this novel selected by my book club. Veronica Hegarty is the first-person narrator of this story who uses the suicide of her brother Liam as…