• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Irish Portraits: 14 Short Stories (Paperback)
  • Irish Portraits: 14 Short Stories (Paperback)
zoom

Irish Portraits: 14 Short Stories (Paperback)

(author)
£11.99
Paperback 142 Pages / Published: 14/08/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

From vicious rival brothers to desperate single mothers, frisky newlyweds to frigid life partners, Patrick McGinley covers all kinds of Irish (or simply human) relationship in this collection of short stories. In fourteen stories, some brief glimpses of an hour in the life, some longer explorations of years of growing animosity, McGinley explores the ties that bind us: the bond of family, unbreakable even when we wish it severed; the financial and emotional connections we make with our neighbours and colleagues; even the brief and tenuous link between a con artist and his prey. In turns hilarious and heart-wrenching, sweet and savage, Irish Portraits gives the reader a first-hand look at the lives of its characters, a handful of countrymen with one thing in common: their humanity.

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
ISBN: 9781448204106
Number of pages: 142
Weight: 183 g
Dimensions: 234 x 153 x 7 mm

You may also be interested in...

Delta of Venus
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Sum
Added to basket
Sum
£9.99
Paperback
Love Stories
Added to basket
Dubliners
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
Fragile Things
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Short Stories in Japanese
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Jesus' Son
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
A Winter Book
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Cat Stories
Added to basket
£10.99   £8.99
Hardback
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Added to basket
Runaway
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Angela Carter's Book Of Fairy Tales
Added to basket
£12.99   £10.49
Hardback
Miss Marple and Mystery
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.