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Author: Colm Tóibín
Publisher: Bath : Paragon : [distributor] AudioGO Limited, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Large type edView all editions and formats
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In a small town in the south-east of Ireland in the 1950s, Eilis Lacey is among many of her generation who cannot find work at home. So when she is offered a job in America, she leaves her family to start a new life in Brooklyn, New York.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
General fiction
Lesbian & Gay
LGBT
Large type books
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colm Tóibín
ISBN: 9781408460337 1408460335
OCLC Number: 851986267
Reproduction Notes: Originally published: London: Viking, 2009.
Awards: Short-listed for International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2011
Short-listed for Galaxy National Book Awards: International Author of the Year 2010
Short-listed for Costa Novel Award 2010
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 1 volume (large print) ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Colm Toibin.

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In a small town in the south-east of Ireland in the 1950s, Eilis Lacey is among many of her generation who cannot find work at home. So when she is offered a job in America, she leaves her family to start a new life in Brooklyn, New York.

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