A Kind of Compass: Stories on Distance

A Kind of Compass: Stories on Distance

by Belinda McKeon


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With stories from some of the best writers working today, A Kind of Compass brings us to places and situations we could never otherwise experience. Funny, unnerving, vivid and real, these stories evoke the nature of distance, exploring the many ways in which it is possible to feel far from home.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780992817053
Publisher: Global Book Sales
Publication date: 02/02/2016
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

BELINDA MCKEON is the author of Solace (2011), which won the Geoffrey Faber Prize and was also voted Irish Book of the Year 2011, and Tender (2015). McKeon’s essays and non-fiction have been published in the New York Times, the Guardian, the Paris Review and the Irish Times.

Born in Longford, she now lives in Brooklyn and is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Rutgers University.

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