Books tagged: irish stories

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Wrestling Bears: Celtic Myths of Men and Their Passions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Most conscious people will resist a comment that begins, “Gays (blacks, Chinese, engineers, whathaveyous) all of them are (fill in the blank.) However, it’s rare to hear a challenge to gender-based global statements such as “Women are intuitive” or “Men fix things” or any variant on the noxious polemic that “Men are from Mars, women are from Venus.”
Letting Go
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
a collection of short stories exploring the foibles and weaknesses of the central characters: a woman looking for uncomplicated sex; an ageing Irish spinster has her dreams coming true in unexpected ways. a middle-aged man who finds out more than he ever wanted to know about his mother's secret life. a young abused girl who deals out her own kind of justice. nothing is as it seems on the surface.
Stories Fiction & True of People Around the World
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Fiction and nonfiction short stories set around the world, including Ireland, the Caribbean, Morocco, Croatia, Mexico, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Kauai, Massachusetts and Texas. The fiction ranges from being Scared Sober to the love stories The Love Lamb and Berber Boy Seeks First Wife, Must Like Camels. The nonfiction stories include Glenn Doherty, a SEAL killed in Benghazi and the people of Kauai.
"The Druids Manuscript"
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Druids Manuscript is a collection of great stories of Irish Myths, Legends and Folklore. A young boy David Young is transported back in time and brings alive the great adventures and edge of seat mysteries. Book 1 "The Adventure Begins" tells the story of The Druids, Setanta, The Children of Lir, The Evil Witches, Fairyland and Cuchulainn. The stories are brought to life in front of our eyes.
Three Irish Short Stories: Scared Sober, Deaf Widow Dunphy, The Love Lamb
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These three Irish short stories, set in the fictional town of Ballybrook, explore (1) conflict between love and drinking; (2) greed and gossip versus companionship and (3) overcoming pride and shyness to find love.
Borderlines: 3 long stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Borderlines contains 3 long, hilarious and heart wrenching stories, written in cinematic prose. In 'Carnival Cop', 'Bonzo' and 'One for the Rover' ee see the real Ireland and the Irish: funny, zany, complicated, love-crazy and always entertaining. Novelist Willy Vlautin says: “Eddie Stack has a way of making you laugh and cry at the same time...a great Irish storyteller.”