An Unravelling: A complicated woman haunted by grief and guilt
Review: Elske Rahill is particularly good at writing from the viewpoint of children
Elske Rahill: powerful new novel
What is unravelling in Elske Rahill’s powerful new novel? The ties that bind the four generations of the dysfunctional Kearney family, for one. And also the mind of the family matriarch, Molly.
Molly’s husband Dinny Kearney was an Irish artist who was never quite accepted into the Soho art world of the 1950s, but who subsequently achieved massive critical and commercial success.