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Homer Public Library F BARRY 000146105 Display -- Lit Lineup Place on copy / volume Checked out 03/24/2020

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  • ISBN: 9780385540315
  • ISBN: 0385540310
  • ISBN: 9780385540322
  • ISBN: 0385540329
  • ISBN: 9780345810663
  • ISBN: 034581066X
  • Physical Description: print
    255 pages ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First United States Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2019]

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Summary, etc.: From the acclaimed author of the international sensations City of Bohane and Beatlebone, a striking and gorgeous new novel of two aging criminals at the butt ends of their damage-filled careers. A superbly melancholic melody of a novel full of beautiful phrases and terrible men. In the dark waiting room of the ferry terminal in the sketchy Spanish port of Algeciras, two aging Irishmen -- Maurice Hearne and Charlie Redmond, longtime partners in the lucrative and dangerous enterprise of smuggling drugs -- sit at night, none too patiently. It is October 23, 2018, and they are expecting Maurice's estranged daughter, Dilly, to either arrive on a boat coming from Tangier or depart on one heading there. This nocturnal vigil will initiate an extraordinary journey back in time to excavate their shared history of violence, romance, mutual betrayals and serial exiles, rendered with the dark humor and the hardboiled Hibernian lyricism that have made Kevin Barry one of the most striking and admired fiction writers at work today.
Subject: Criminals Fiction
Drug traffic Fiction
Irish fiction Spain
FICTION / Literary
Drug traffic
Irish fiction
Drug traffic Fiction
Criminals Fiction
Gangs Fiction
Father-daughter relationship Fiction
Spain Fiction
Ireland Fiction
Genre: Fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Suspense fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Search Results Showing Item 19 of 1867