As old Hugh Bawn is dying, he is forced to recall events in his life, and in the life of his country, that are still a source of sorrow and frustration. And his grandson Jamie, who travels from London to see him, confront his own boyhood and his relationship with his father and grandfather. This multi-generational novel, about father, son, and grandson, takes place in Scotland.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Themes, Fiction + Literature Genres
Subgenre: Work + the Workplace, Types of Characters, Literary, Family + Friendship, Literary Genres + Types of Novels, Medicine + Health, Conflicts + Dualities, Human Qualities + Behavior