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  • Saints and Sinnersby Edna O'Brien

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 10.93

    A woman walks the streets of Manhattan and contemplates with exquisite longing the precarious affair she has embarked on, amidst the grandeur and cacophony of the cityscape; a young Irish girl and her mother are thrilled to be invited to visit the glamorous Coughlan's but find - for all the promise of their green gorgette, silver shoes and fancy... more...

  • Byron In Loveby Edna O'Brien

    Orion 2009; US$ 10.99

    'Edna O'Brien has always had a gift for writing about affairs of the heart' Guardian 'Her boldly coloured portrait rewrites his life with all the brio and elan for which her novels are renowned' The Herald 'Hugely enjoyable' Daily Telegraph BYRON IN LOVE - the nobility, arrogance and sheer theatre of Byron's life. Byron,... more...

  • Country Girlsby Edna O'Brien

    Faber & Faber 2011; US$ 15.49

    Edna O'Brien's wonderful, wild and moving novel shocked the nation on its publication in 1960. Adapted for the stage by the author, The Country Girls , the play, is a highly theatrical and free-flowing telling of this classic coming of age story. more...

  • Country Girlby Edna O'Brien

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 13.12

    I thought of life's many bounties, to have known the extremities of joy and sorrow, love, crossed love and unrequited love, success and failure, fame and slaughter, to have read in the newspapers that as a writer I was past my sell-by date, yet regardless, to go on writing and reading, to be lucky enough to live in these two intensities that have... more...

  • The Love Objectby Edna O'Brien

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 14.57

    Collected here together for the first time in one beauitful volume, are the stories of an expert practitioner of the shorter form. Spanning five decades of writing, The Love Object takes the most memorable and successful stories from collections like A Scandalous Woman and Saints and Sinners; stories that have bewitched generation after generation.... more...

  • The House Of Splendid Isolationby Edna O'Brien

    Orion 2013; US$ 10.99

    'A powerful, complex fable, mysteriously conceived and deeply felt . . . Brilliant' Irish Times When Josie, confined to bed in her dilapidated country mansion, sees the door swing back and the hooded face appear, she knows who it is. Into her world comes McGreevy, bloody crusader for a united Ireland, who has chosen her house for sanctuary.... more...

  • Wild Decembersby Edna O'Brien

    Orion 2013; US$ 10.99

    'A gripping love story which will keep the reader guessing to the end and delight Edna O'Brien's many fans' Literary Review When a young man arrives from Australia to claim his inheritance, he changes a small Irish town for ever. Joseph Brennan sees Michael Bugler, the returned exile, as a threat. And for Breege, Joseph's younger sister, Bugler... more...

  • Girl With Green Eyesby Edna O'Brien

    Orion 2013; US$ 10.99

    A classic title in Edna O'Brien's Country Girls Trilogy - the second volume From eccentric Joanna's boarding house, predatory Baba roams Dublin looking for men to give her a good time - and dragging with her a reluctant Cait, worrying about her figure and wanting to talk about books. Then she meets dark, long-faced Eugene Gaillard, a film director,... more...

  • The Country Girlsby Edna O'Brien

    Orion 2013; US$ 10.99

    A classic title in Edna O'Brien's Country Girls Trilogy - the first volume It is the early 1960s in a country village in Ireland. Caithleen Brady and her attractive friend Baba are on the verge of womanhood and dreaming of spreading their wings in a wider world; of discovering love and luxury and liquor and above all, fun. With bawdy innocence,... more...

  • Down By The Riverby Edna O'Brien

    Orion 2014; US$ 10.99

    A controversial novel which challenges the moral standing of the Roman Catholic church in Ireland DOWN BY THE RIVER begins, deceptively, in an idyllic rural setting somewhere in Ireland. By the end, its consequences have addressed and divided the political and judicial fabric of the nation. A crime of passion results in an emotional battlefield... more...