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A star called Henry

Author: Roddy Doyle
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Born in the Dublin slums of 1901, his father a one-legged whorehouse bouncer and settler of scores, Henry Smart has to grow up fast. With his father's wooden leg as his weapon, Henry becomes a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roddy Doyle
ISBN: 0099284480 9780099284482
OCLC Number: 62467855
Notes: Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1999.
Description: 343 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Roddy Doyle.

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"This is really a masterpiece" * Irish Times * "This is Ireland's most famous living writer tackling one of the most crucial periods in its history... A Star Called Henry has all the hallmarks of the Read more...

 
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