BOOK TO TALK ABOUT
The Night Swimmer by Matt Bondurant
Married couple Fred and Elly Bulkington won an Irish Pub in a contest. They sweep up everything to move to Ireland. Fred takes on being in charge of the pub and Elly obsessed with her love of swimming in the Atlantic and discovers a island. Both Elly and Fred learn lore of Ireland. They lose part of themself and their marriage.
DISCUSS IN THE COMMENTS
1) What would it take if someone offered you a business to run in another country to up and move your family? Would you worry that it would affect your family relationship with each other?
2) Do you believe any Irish lore you may have heard?
SITES TO VISIT