The Story of the Night
Paperback edition book cover
|27 September 1996|
|Media type||Print (Hardback & Paperback)|
|ISBN||0-330-34017-4 (hardback edition) & ISBN 0-330-34018-2 (paperback edition)|
|LC Class||PR6070.O455 S76 1996|
The Story of the Night is a novel by Irish novelist Colm Tóibín, set in Argentina in the 1980s where the main character, Richard, was born. Son of a British mother and a dead father, he must come to terms with the hidden story of his two countries now at war and his sexuality as he grows up.
Awards and nominations
It won the Ferro-Grumley Award for the "Best Gay Novel of 1997".
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