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The Resource Dark lies the island, stories by Kevin Barry

Dark lies the island, stories by Kevin Barry

Label
Dark lies the island
Title
Dark lies the island
Statement of responsibility
stories by Kevin Barry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a collection of stories about love and cruelty, crimes, desperation, and hope from the man Irvine Welsh has described as 'the most arresting and original writer to emerge from these islands in years
Summary
This darkly humorous and wildly original collection of stories centers around misspent love and crimes gone horribly wrong, including a pack of middle-aged ale fanatics searching for the perfect pint and a pair of sinister old ladies scouring the countryside for a child to call their own
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10216965
Cataloging source
BT
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1969-
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Barry, Kevin
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
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  • Self-perception
  • Human behavior
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Men/women relations
  • Middle aged persons
  • Self-fulfillment
  • Seniors
  • Ireland
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Dark lies the island, stories by Kevin Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000049082429
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
185 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780224090582
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Dark lies the island, stories by Kevin Barry
Publication
Control code
000049082429
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
185 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780224090582
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

Library Locations

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