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by Des Dillon
This hilarious novel is about a team of construction workers heading off to Italy from their native Scotland to work on a monastery. Things don't go smoothly and the past explodes into the present, with startling consequences.
Published March 1st 2007 by Luath Press Limited
(first published January 1st 2007)
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Des Dillon was born and brought up in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, and studied English at Strathclyde University. A former teacher, he is now a poet, short story writer, novelist and dramatist writing for radio, stage, television and film. He has taught Creative Writing at the Arvon Foundation and was Writer in Residence at Castlemilk, Glasgow, between 1998 and 2000. Des now lives in Galloway with his ...moreMore about Des Dillon...