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Hardback, 24/05/2018, €20.30

The Story of Lucy Gault

Paperback, 24/04/2003, €12.15
Summer, 1921. Eight-year-old Lucy Gault clings to glens and woods above Lahardane - the home her family is being forced to abandon. She knows Gaults are no longer welcome in Ireland and that danger threatens. Lucy, however, is headstrong and decides that somehow she must force her parents into staying. But the path she chooses ends in disaster.

Felicia's Journey

Paperback, 27/07/1995, €12.15
'You're beautiful,' Johnny told her. So, full of hope, seventeen-year-old Felicia crosses the Irish Sea to England to find her lover and tell him she is pregnant. Desperately searching for Johnny in the bleak post-industrial Midlands, she is instead found by Mr Hilditch, a strange and lonely man, a collector and befriender of homeless young girls.

Mrs Eckdorf in O'neill's Hotel

Paperback, 29/01/2015, €12.15
What was the tragedy that turned O'Neill's hotel from plush establishment into a dingy house of disrepute? Ivy Eckdorf is determined to find out. A professional photographer, she has come to Dublin convinced that a tragic and beautiful tale lies behind the facade of this crumbling hotel.

A Bit on the Side

Paperback, 05/05/2005, €9.93
A title in which, a waiter divulges a shocking life of crime to his ex-wife; a woman repeats the story of her parents' unstable marriage after a horrible tragedy; a schoolgirl regrets gossiping about the cuckolded man who tutors her; and, a middle-aged accountant offers his reasons for ending a love affair.

The Collected Stories Giftset

M, 05/11/2009, €81.10
The author is described as 'the greatest living writer of short stories in English language' by "New Yorker" and acclaimed for his haunting and profound insights into human heart. This title offers a collection of his short fiction, with dozens of tales spanning his career and ranging from the moving to the macabre, the humorous to the haunting.

Cheating at Canasta

Hardback, 01/05/2008, €12.95
Suitable for those who enjoyed "The Story of Lucy Gault" and "Love and Summer", this title deals with themes of missed opportunities, the inevitability of change and the powerful but fragmentary quality of our memories.

Juliet's Story

Paperback, 12/03/2003, €6.50
William Trevor's only book for children. Juliet loves stories, but she doesn't have any of her own.

Last Stories

Paperback, 24/05/2018, €17.55

Fools of Fortune

Paperback, 29/01/2015, €12.15
The Quintons have lived in the old house in Cork for hundreds of years. Though Anglo-Irish Protestant, they sympathize with the cause of independence and secretly fund Michael Collins' fighters. But one of their workers is an informer to the British, and when he's murdered, though they know nothing of it, the Black and Tans come seeking revenge.