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Home stretch : a novel —Norton, Graham, 1963- author.

"It is 1987 and a small Irish community is preparing for a wedding. The day before the ceremony a group of young friends, including the bride and groom, drive out to the beach. There is an accident. Three survive, but th...

Leap year

When Anna's four-year anniversary to her boyfriend passes without an engagement ring, she decides to take matters into her own hands. Inspired by an Irish tradition that allows women to propose to men on Leap Day, Anna f...

Angela's Christmas

A funny, heartwarming, poignant story about the power of family and the innocent desire of a child to ensure everyone is safe, warm, and loved at Christmas time.

You have to make your own fun around here —Macken, Frances (Novelist), author.

Katie, Maeve and Evelyn - friends forever, united by their childhood games and their dreams of escaping the tiny Irish town of Glenbruff. Outspoken, unpredictable and intoxicating, Evelyn is the undisputed leader of the ...

A bit on the side —Trevor, William, 1928-
Large Print
2005
Availability: 1 of 1

Twelve stories exploring the subject of adultery, and telling of secret passions, domestic infidelities, office romances, and the broken and unbroken rules of love.

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha —Doyle, Roddy, 1958-

Paddy Clarke, a ten-year-old Dubliner, describes his world, a place full of warmth, cruelty, love, sardines and slaps across the face. He's confused; he sees everything but he understands less and less.

Dubliners —Joyce, James, 1882-1941.
Book On CD
2011
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In this collection of masterful stories, steeped in realism, James Joyce creates an exacting portrait of his native city, showing how it reflects the general decline of Irish culture and civilization.

Days of hope —Andrews, Lyn.

As the Second World War ends, Pat Kilroy proposes to 18-year-old Chrissie. Against her mother's wishes, Chrissie runs away to Ireland to marry Pat. But life as a housewife isn't what she expected and she finds herself tr...

The country girls —O'Brien, Edna.

Kate and Baba, two young Irish country girls who have spend their childhood together, leave the safety of their convent school in search of life and love in the city. Kate is dreamy and romantic and yearning for love, wh...

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