Happy birthday Siobhan Dowd, author of A Swift Pure Cry! How do you pronounce Siobhan? You say it like "Shi-vawn." Funky, I know, but it's an old Irish same. And now you know how to say it when you request this book by her!
|Coolbar, Ireland, is a village of secrets and Shell, caretaker to her younger brother and sister after the death of their mother and with the absence of their father, is not about to reveal hers until suspicion falls on the wrong person.|