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The Granta Book of the Irish Short Story free pdf Lyrical, dark, comic or iconoclastic, the Irish short story has always punched well above its weight. Anne Enright has brought together a dazzling collection of Irish stories by authors born in the twentieth century - from Mary Lavin and Frank O'Connor to Claire Keegan and Kevin Barry. With a pithy and passionate introduction by Enright, The Granta Book of the Irish Short Story traces this great tradition through decades of social change and shows the pleasure Irish writers continue to take in the short-story form. Deft and often devastating, the short story dodges the rolling mythologies of of Irish life to produce truths that are delightful and real. Also includes stories by: Maeve Brennan, Roddy Doyle, Mary Lavin, Colum McCann, William Trevor, John McGahern, Colm Toibin, Claire Keegan and Kevin Barry.

About Anne Enright

Anne Enright has published essays, short stories, a non-fiction book about motherhood and four novels including The Gathering, winner of the 2007 Man Booker Prize. She lives in Dublin.

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Author : Anne Enright
Publisher : Granta Books
Data Published : 03 November 2011
ISBN : 1847082556
EAN : 9781847082558
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 464 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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