By Nicole Lundrigan
When Roy Trench is killed in a drunken prank long past fallacious, his brother Lewis sees blood at the arms of the fellow in charge: the abusive alcoholic, Eli Fagan. even though the courts rule the loss of life an coincidence, the development opens a seam of hate among the 2 households of Knife's element, Newfoundland.
Desperate to smother the painful prior with love, Lewis marries Wilda, and the excitement he's taking of their young children -- Melvin and Toby -- recollects the happier days of his early life with Roy. yet as he watches his small relatives fracture, the darkness of the earlier starts to cloud the current, best Lewis again to Eli Fagan -- and his watchful stepson, Garrett Glass.
In the fashion of Newfoundland literature, demonstrated through Michael Crummey and Lisa Moore, Glass Boys is the haunting tale of an unforgivable crime that brings households to the brink.
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