The Birds Of Glendalough
In this tribute to a friend's memory, O'Brien insightfully examines the impact of the unstoppable spread of Alzheimer's disease on one man's friends and family. Laced with Irish humor, it is an engaging read. More
Drawing profoundly on personal experiences, O'Brien expertly maps the trials and tribulations of two everyday Irish emigrants on their twisting journeys to America via London. The Birds Of Glendoulough is an enthralling narrative lovingly spun by a pactical storyteller. All in all, a great first novel from this established playwright.