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Civil & strange

Author: Cláir Ní Aonghusa
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The changing world of modern-day Ireland forms the backdrop to the story of three very different people, each confronting a crossroad in his or her life--thirty-eight-year-old Ellen, escaping a failed marriage and Dublin to recapture her magical youth in Ballindoon; her uncle Matt, a local farmer; and Beatrice, a widow recovering from the suicide of her elder son.
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Genre/Form: Pastoral fiction
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cláir Ní Aonghusa
ISBN: 9780618829361 0618829369 9781844881956 1844881954
OCLC Number: 85830755
Description: 305 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Civil and strange
Responsibility: Cláir Ní Aonghusa.
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Longing to escape an unhappy marriage and an interfering mother, Ellen returns to the small village where she spent her summer holidays. Ellen makes good friends and she finds out how sustaining  Read more...

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