Fools of Fortune by William Trevor

"Fools of Fortune" is a tragic tale that follows the lives of the Quinton family, an Anglo-Irish family living in Ireland, during the early 20th century. The family's fortune takes a turn for the worse after a devastating fire, believed to be an act of revenge by Irish nationalists, claims the lives of several family members. The surviving members are left to grapple with their loss, guilt, and the political turmoil of their time, leading to a cycle of self-destruction and a desperate search for redemption.

The 5679th greatest book of all time


Published
1983
Nationality
Irish
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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