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2017
Colm Tóibín brings a modern sensibility and language to an ancient classic, and gives this extraordinary character new life, so that listeners not only believe Clytemnestra's thirst for revenge, but...
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2009
In the early 1950s, Eilis Lacey leaves her widowed mother and charismatic sister behind in Ireland and heads for Brooklyn, where she finds a sort of happiness, but tragic news summons her back to Irel...
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2012
In the ancient town of Ephesus, Mary lives alone, years after her son's crucifixion. She has no interest in collaborating with the authors of the Gospel -- her keepers, who provide her with food and s...
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2006
A collection of short stories that explores the complex relationships between mothers and their sons.
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2010
A collection of short fiction includes "The Street," in which Pakistani workers in Barcelona pursue a taboo affair; and "Two Women," in which a taciturn Irish set designer confronts repressed emotions...
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2004
A fictionalized portrayal of the life of American author Henry James, focusing on five significant years in the author's life, starting in 1895.
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2001
The story of three generations of an estranged family reuniting to mourn an untimely death. It is the early 1990s, and Helen O'Doherty, her mother Lily, and her grandmother, Dora, have come together i...
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2008
Enjoy this collection of stories about the relationships of mothers and sons.
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2013
Provocative, haunting and indelible, this portrait of Mary presents her as a solitary older woman still seeking to understand the events that become the narrative of the New Testament and the foundati...
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In the early 1950s, Eilis Lacey leaves her widowed mother and charismatic sister behind in Ireland and heads for Brooklyn, where she finds a sort of happiness, but tragic news summons her back to Irel...
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2016
"To celebrate her forthcoming biography of Constance Fenimore Woolson, Anne Boyd Rioux has selected the best of this classic writer's stories. Constance Fenimore Woolson (1840-1894) was one of the few...