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Irish Fiction

The Country Girls Trilogy: The Country Girls; The Lonely Girl; Girls in their Married Bliss

Paperback, 07/03/2019, €12.95
€11.99
Edna O'Brien's first novel The Country Girls and its sequels The Lonely Girl and Girls in their Married Bliss changed the temperature of Irish literature in the 1960s.

The Narrow Land

Paperback, 07/03/2019, €17.55
€14.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read. Bringing 1950's Cape Cod to life, this is a novel of loneliness and regret, the legacy of World War II and the ever-changing concept of the American Dream.

Conversations with Friends

Paperback, 01/03/2018, €12.15
€12.00
WINNER OF THE SUNDAY TIMES / PFD YOUNG WRITER OF THE YEARA SUNDAY TIMES, OBSERVER AND TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEARFrances is twenty-one years old, cool-headed and observant.

When All is Said

Paperback, 24/01/2019, €17.55
€13.99
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read. Five toasts, five people, five memories.

From a Low and Quiet Sea

Paperback, 21/03/2019, €12.15
€12.00
***LONGLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2018******SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA NOVEL AWARD 2018***'An engrossing, unpredictable, beautifully crafted novel' RODDY DOYLEFarouk's country has been torn apart by war. From war-torn Syria to small-town Ireland, three men, scarred by all they have loved and lost, are searching for some version of home.

Milkman

Paperback, 20/09/2018, €12.15
€12.00
Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy attempting to keep her mother from discovering her maybe-boyfriend and to keep everyone in the dark about her encounter with Milkman. To be interesting is to be noticed and to be noticed is dangerous. Milkman is a tale of gossip and hearsay, silence and deliberate deafness.

A Ladder to the Sky

Paperback, 07/02/2019, €12.15
€12.00
'A deliciously dark tale of ambition, seduction and literary theft .*'Maurice Swift, the novelist protagonist of John Boyne's A Ladder to the Sky, is a bookish version of Patricia Highsmith's psychopathic antihero Tom Ripley' The Times'A dark morality tale in the mould of Patricia Highsmith .

The Heart's Invisible Furies

Paperback, 14/12/2017, €12.15
€12.00
A Dubray Staff Recommended Read... Cyril Avery is not a real Avery or at least that's what his adoptive parents tell him. But if he isn't a real Avery, then who is he? Born out of wedlock to a teenage girl cast out from her rural Irish community and adopted by a well-to-do Dublin couple via the intervention of a hunchbacked Redemptorist nun, Cyril is adrift in the world.

Ann Devine, Ready for Her Close-Up

Hardback, 26/02/2019, €17.55
€14.99
Meet Ann Devine, a riddle, wrapped up in a fleece, inside a Skoda Octavia and star of the hilarious debut novel from comedian Colm O'Regan.