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Dancing in the Asylum free pdf Paying for friendship, angry knicker-flashing at ex-pats, gay cruising at a medieval carnival...not exactly what an outsider might expect of folks from the small towns of Ireland. These short stories introduce us to a host of fascinating characters. Sometimes funny, occasionally grotesque, always poignant, these pieces paint a wonderfully unexpected portrait of a place and its people in a time of great change, each page unfolding a delicate or deliciously devious secret.

About Fred Johnston

Fred Johnston is a writer, journalist and musician from Galway, Ireland. He has received the presitgious Hennessy Literary Award for prose, the Sunday Independent Short Story and Poem of the Month awards, and more recently the Prix de l'Ambassade. He co-founded The Irish Writers' Co-operative, and has published four novels, eight collections of poetry and had three plays performed. He has lived in Algeria and Canada, and spent a year as a writer-in-Residence to the Princess Grace Irish Library at Monaco in 2004. This is his first short story collection.

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Author : Fred Johnston
Publisher : Parthian Books
Data Published : 10 October 2011
ISBN : 1906998442
EAN : 9781906998448
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 266 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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