The Lesser Bohemians by Eimear McBride
Publisher: Faber Faber
Publication date: May 4, 2017
Genre: Bildungsroman, drama
An eighteen-year-old Irish girl arrives in London to study drama and falls violently in love with an older actor. While she is naive and thrilled by life in the big city, he is haunted by demons, and the clamorous relationship that ensues risks undoing them both. At once epic and exquisitely intimate, The Lesser Bohemians is a celebration of the dark and the light in love.