In Dublin, a newspaper editor called Cartwright is found dead. One of his colleagues, Owen Simmons, discovers a dossier on Cartwright's desk containing a photograph that brings him back to a dusty road in Africa and to a woman he once loved. Not Untrue a Not Unkind is Owen's story-a gripping tale of friendship, rivalry, and betrayal among a group of journalists and photographers covering Africa's wars. It is an astonishingly powerful and accomplished debut that immediately establishes Ed O'Loughlin as a mature master of the novel, and was longlisted for the Booker Prize.a#39;Is nobody smoking this? ... the burned end from my cigar so that it was fresh and even again, and when this was done he lit a match and held the cigar to the flame without inhaling, evenly toasting the cut end of the cigar until it turned black .
|Title||:||Not Untrue and Not Unkind: A Novel|
|Publisher||:||The Overlook Press - 2010-06-10|