Charming Billy

Charming Billy

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Alice McDermott tells the story of Billy Lynch within the complex matrix of a tightly knit Irish American community, in a voice that is resonant and full of deep feeling. Charming Billy is a masterpiece about the unbreakable bonds of memory and desire.

Charming Billy is the winner of the 1998 National Book Award for Fiction.

Editorial reviews (1 review)

McDermott controls the tone through perfectly composed sentences. She gives you quiet successions of words that take shape in well-structured paragraphs, as if you the reader were watching her practicing origami.

Book Details  

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 23, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 280 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: National Book Award for Fiction 1998 winner

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