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'Haven' Explores Isolation, Faith and a Lot of Birds in the Middle Ages | Book of the Day

Author Emma Donoghue "seems to enjoy the stimulus of going to an entirely new place." That's precisely what she does in her new book 'Haven'; it's about three Irish monks in the middle ages who choose to live a life of isolation on a rocky island.

In an interview with Ari Shapiro, Donoghue explains why she has recurrent themes of isolation and faith in her stories.

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