The Reading Chair: “Moonglow Bay” by Kevin McCarey

Taking a break from the weary treadmill of modern genre fiction, we take a look at colorful collection of stories of lives lived elsewhere.

With bookstores flooded and swamped in genre novels, it’s refreshing to take a swim through Moonglow Bay by Kevin McCarey (Glenadough Press, 2021). McCarey is an award-winning nature documentary filmmaker and author of Oceans Apart, his fabulous memoir of his adventurous years as a young merchant seamen. With this book, he successfully turns his rudder about to literary fiction with a colorful collection of…