Joseph Caldwell S Rollicking Pig Trilogy, A Charmingly Romantic Three Part Tale Of An American In Contemporary IrelandAaron McCloud Has Come To Ireland From New York City To Walk The Beach And Pity Himself For The Cold Indifference Of The Young Lady In His Writing Class He Had Chosen To Be His Love The Pig Will Have None Of That.What The Pig Eventually Does Is Root Up In Aunt Kitty S Vegetable Garden Evidence Of A Possible Transgression That Each Of The Novel S Three Irish Characters Is Convinced The Other Probably Benefited From The Resolution Of This Hilarious Mystery In The Pig Did It The First Entry In Mr Caldwell S Pig Trilogy Inspires Both Comic Eloquence And A Theatrically Colorful Canvas Depicting The Brooding Irish Land And Seascape And In The Pig Comes To Dinner And The Pig Goes To Hog Heaven, All Of The Charming Characters Of The First Book Return For Tragicomedy And Hijinks, Told In Caldwell S Uniquely Theatrical Style. These three connected novels would be unfulfilling stand alones The originality of plot and quality of writing were definitely praiseworthy and urged me on to continue reading the humorous saga However, a little too often, I felt the author was so enad of his own words, it was to the point where I felt like he was yet again rambling over covered territory in order to say it in an even fluent way These novels were descriptive, well written, and accomplishedpolis
Who would not want to blame a pig 3 fantastic novels that will take you on a rollicking ride in the Irish country side Ancient curses, alliances and feuds will come to light Wonderful. An example of fey Irish writing but somewhat specious. Odd storyA very odd story, but a compelling read The ending was a little contrived and fell a little bit flat. The three together are a long Irish joke, with lots of ghosts and mysteries and skeletons and love stories Excellent entertainment and a change from some of his earlier darker works. I waffled between two stars and three I gave it a mercy three because it was and easy read It is also Joseph Caldwell s first novels.All three novels suffers from the same problems Caldwell repeats himself endlessly, especially about the joys of Irish culture Whatever the central conflict i
Too much fun Great characters, unexpected plotline.
- 545 pages
- The Pig Trilogy
- Joseph Caldwell
- 17 December 2017 Joseph Caldwell