About the book
Arthur and Jake: brothers, yet worlds apart. Arthur is older, shy, dutiful, and set to inherit his father’s farm. Jake is younger and reckless, a dangerous to know. When Laura arrives in their 1930s rural community, an already uneasy relationship is driven to breaking point…
Reviewed by Ecchinswell Reading Group
Well reviewed by the group. Considered to be dour by some, but a very believable story. Interesting insight into how siblings differ but both crave their parents affection. A very good overview of life in this town at different times of the year and different periods of time.
Star rating ****