His father was presumed dead, his boat having been torpedoed by the Nazis, leaving the Roche family bereft.
Bound for Lisbon, the ship is an easy target for marauding U-Boats. Forced to choose who to save and who to leave behind, the Kerlogue grows so dangerously overloaded; no one knows if they will actually survive. One of the more exciting features of the book is the sharp repartee between the crewmen even in the most threatening situations.
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Bolger is in his element here, his already keen sense of dialogue getting sharper with every page. You cannot but feel the author is every bit as relaxed and engrossed in the story as his readers are. For those who love a whopping good yarn, The Lonely Sea and Sky is a must.
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