Emma Donoghue publishing new historical fiction novel in August 2022
Haven is set in Ireland around the year 600, when three men vow to leave the world behind them
Award-winning author Emma Donoghue has a new novel coming out in August 2022.
Haven is set in Donoghue's native Ireland around the year 600 in a time of plague and terror, when three men vow to leave the world behind them and, sailing in a small boat, find the extraordinary island now known as Skellig Michael.
Haven will be published by HarperCollins Canada.
Happy to announce that my next novel <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Haven?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Haven</a> - an imagining of what the first three monks to land on Ireland's most extraordinary island <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/SkelligMichael?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#SkelligMichael</a> around the year 600 might have faced - will come out in August next year. <a href="https://twitter.com/picadorbooks?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@picadorbooks</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/littlebrown?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@littlebrown</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/HarperCollinsCa?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@HarperCollinsCa</a>—@EDonoghueWriter
Donoghue is an Irish Canadian writer. Born in Dublin in 1969, she now lives in Canada with her family. Her books include the novels Landing, Room, Frog Music, The Wonder and the children's book The Lotterys Plus One.
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