Fegan was an IRA killer in northern Ireland.
Went to prison for 12 years for his crimes.
Finally out of jail — now that “peace” has come — he is being haunted day and night by 12 ghosts of the people he killed.
This was Neville’s first book. And it’s much admired by fans of Irish literature, a high standard.
It’s profane and violent. But the plot is certainly engaging.