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The Little Red Chairs

When a wanted war criminal from the Balkans, masquerading as a faith healer, settles in a small west coast Irish village, the community are in thrall. One woman, Fidelma McBride, falls under his spell and in this astonishing novel, her first in ten years, Edna O’Brien charts the consequences of that fatal attraction.

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