A Farm and Family Saga
Full title: Deny Me Not [a novel]
Creator / Author: Margaret Hawkins
Item Type / Page count: Book / 430p
When Published: 2013
Publisher / Place of Publication: Bushel Press / Co. Wexford
About: Hannah Casey has never known her father but when she becomes aware of his name she searches him out. This novel teases out the dramatic events her arrival has on her otherwise childless father and his wider family. Farmland and inheritance is a combustible mix. What chickens will come home to roost before the book’s end?
ID number(s): 9780957534223
WW Connection #1: The author is originally from Tinahely in south-west Wicklow and attended Carnew Vocational School.
Extra #1: Opening lines: ““Odd.” Hannah Casey thought there was nothing in the envelope at first, it looked so flat. It was her mother’s handwriting, she knew, but weak and spidery this time, as if control had gone out of the hand behind it…..”
Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.
Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.
Extra #4: Read an excerpt from the book via the author’s website: http://www.margarethawkins.ie/deny-me-not/