Set in Dublin between the two world wars, the author paints a disturbingly accurate picture of a family’s slow decline.
This novel is the second of a trilogy, which began with The Dancer. Set in Dublin between the two world wars, the author paints a disturbingly accurate picture of a family's slow decline. The shadowy figure of the dancer reappears while his son, the gambler of the title, struggles through to early manhood.
|Author||Christine Dwyer Hickey|
|Publication date||1 May 2006|