Posts Tagged ‘Ireland’

Love and Summer – William Trevor

 Long Listed for the Booker Prize 2009 Love and Summer begins with a funeral. A mysterious stranger arrives and starts to […]

Brooklyn – Colm Tóibín

 Long listed for the Booker prize 2009 Brooklyn is a gentle story about a young woman emigrating from a small […]

Reading in the Dark – Seamus Deane

Short Listed for the Booker Prize 1996 Reading in the Dark is set during the troubled times of Ireland, between 1945 […]

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha – Roddy Doyle

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha won the Booker Prize in 1993. It is the first Roddy Doyle book I have […]