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Dark lies the island

Author: Kevin Barry
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, [2013] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a collection of stories about love and cruelty, crimes, desperation, and hope from the man Irvine Welsh has described as "the most arresting and original writer to emerge from these islands in years."
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Barry
ISBN: 9781555976514 1555976514 0224090585 9780224090582
OCLC Number: 827256709
Awards: Winner of The Edgehill Prize 2013 (UK)
Description: 185 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Across the rooftops --
Wifey redux --
Fjord of Killary --
A cruelty --
Beer trip to Llandudno --
Ernestine and Kit --
The mainland campaign --
Wistful England --
Doctor Sot --
The girls and the dogs --
Wite hitachi --
Dark lies the island --
Berlin Arkonaplatz, my lesbian summer.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Kevin Barry.

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"Stealthy and shimmering" * Boston Globe * "He writes short stories that will satisfy any reader" -- Shane Hegarty * Irish Times * "This book of short stories seals Barry's rep as one of the most Read more...

 
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