Books tagged: irish literature

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The Leaving: A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Cathy is a conflicted teenager living in 1980s Dublin. She soon discovers that her charming older brother Stevie, who's gay, is falling in love with her classmate Ron, the one boy she likes. Cathy struggles with school, her dysfunctional family, coming to terms with her growing love for her best friend Jeanette, and leaving Ireland. The novel is a realistic look at adolescence and first love.
Sightings of Bono
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cult Irish Story adapted for film featuring Bono (U2)
The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons - II The Rose Oisín
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Series: The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons I, Book 2. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 167,610. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The epic story of an Irish family from a fictional village in Ireland continues. As the evil McStanish and his vindictive son struggle for supremacy, their criminal empire continues to unfold uncovering the worst of human greed and exploitation. The Nine Irish Sons are each secretly planning to wage war against the corruption that has seeped into the highest levels of public and private power.
The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons - The Forces of Stones
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Series: The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons I, Book 3. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 163,310. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Love and hate emerge in unparalleled events as the O'Malleys are challenged by the darkest of evil forces known to humanity in this third book. The sons are besieged by unfolding mysteries of an amazing lineage of brave and noble ancestors beleaguered by mysticism, unusual religious beliefs, and unbridled determination to understand the true meaning of life.
David Norris: Trial By Media
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
During the lead up to the 2011 Irish presidential election Joe Jackson published David Norris: Trial By Media, which tells the story of, arguably, Ireland's most controversial presidential candidate that year, Senator David Norris. The Senator has since written his autobiography, which, sadly gives only one chapter to the 2011 Irish Presidential election and omits 99% of this material.
SiarScéal Anthology: Roscommon in Reflection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: January 31, 2013 by The Manuscript Publisher. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
An anthology of poetry, prose, short stories, photographs that treats us to a picture of Roscommon which resonates with the landscape and varied stories of the place but also slips free of boundaries and borders to speak directly to the human heart. A must read for anybody with connections to Roscommon or even a familiarity with the great warmth of its culture, heritage, landscape, scenery.
Norah
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Swordpoint Intercontinental, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
It was the 1950s, when Britain was once again in a state of temporary peace. The people were endeavoring to rebuild and the war generals were retiring to the silent tranquility of both the English and Irish countrysides. This is the story of one such Army officer who was attracted to the green meadowlands of East Donegal, Ireland.
Literature Help: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 216 ยท A Quick Guide, Book 50. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story revolves around young Stephen Dedalus. It is believed that the character of Stephen Dedalus is a fictional alter ego of James Joyce and it is an allusion to Daedalus, who is believed to be the consummate craftsman of Greek Mythology.