Across the Water

Due March 2022

A story of emigration and return in three narratives that span recent history in Ireland and the UK. In 1974 a small-time criminal returns to Wicklow to lie low after a killing in Liverpool. DI Barlow of Special Branch wants to use him to disrupt an IRA gun route. Facing danger on every side he struggles to fit in. A devastating experience in Dublin forces him to reevaluate his life

In 2010 Vinny and his partner Anne a local reporter visit Ireland to find out how his father died. The country they find is anchored to the struggles of the past. History haunts the present, in a world of intelligence dirty tricks and financial corruption.

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