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Colm Tóibín?s New York Times bestselling novel?now an acclaimed film starring Saoirse Ronan and Jim Broadbent nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Picture?is ?a moving, deeply satisfying read? (Entertainment Weekly) about a young Irish immigrant in Brooklyn in the early 1950s.

?One of the most unforgettable characters in contemporary literature? (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette), Eilis Lacey has come of age in small-town Ireland in the hard years following World… (more)

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For those who love character driven novels, and who love to explore the human psyche, this is one of the best.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (May 05, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 272 pages

File size: 8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Costa Book Award for Best Novel 2009 winner

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