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Taylor, Patrick

Summary: "Ireland, home of legendary poets and storytellers, has been wracked by bloody sectarian violence over the last quarter century. Bombs and guns were, and once again are, the primary negotiation tools used by Catholic and Protestant extremists in the conflict surrounding the sovereignty of Northern Ireland--the six counties known as Ulster. Patrick Taylor's Only Wounded centers on the hopes and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAY

Vargas Llosa, Mario

Summary: "In 1916, the Irish nationalist Roger Casement was hanged by the British government for treason. Casement had dedicated his extraordinary life to improving the plight of oppressed peoples around the world-especially the native populations in the Belgian Congo and the Amazon-but when he dared to draw a parallel between the injustices he witnessed in African and American colonies and those...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAR
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

McCartney, Jenny

Summary: A powerful debut set in Belfast and London in the latter years of the twentieth century. The Troubles turned Northern Ireland into a ghost factory: as the manufacturing industry withered, the death business boomed. In trying to come to terms with his father's sudden death, and the attack on his harmless best friend Titch, Jacky is forced to face the bullies who still menace a city scarred by...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 4th Estate 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

Kerrigan, Kate.

Summary: "In 1920s New York, a young Irish woman must choose between her new life and her husband back home in Ireland"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P KER

Taylor, Patrick

Summary: A British Army bomb disposal expert goes undercover to try to identify the source of the bombs being used by the Provisional IRA.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC TAY

Toibin, Colm

Summary: Hauntingly beautiful and heartbreaking, Colm Toibin's sixth novel is set in Brooklyn and Ireland in the early 1950s, when one young woman crosses the ocean to make a new life for herself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TOI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Toi

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Toibin 2009

Tóibín, Colm

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont Hr̲verlag 2015

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Keegan, Claire

Summary: "It is 1985 in a small Irish town. During the weeks leading up to Christmas, Bill Furlong, a coal merchant and family man faces into his busiest season. Early one morning, while delivering an order to the local convent, Bill makes a discovery which forces him to confront both his past and the complicit silences of a town controlled by the church. Already a bestseller in France and certain to be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2021

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KEE

Banville, John

Summary: Investigating the murder of a County Wexford priest in 1957, Detective Inspector St. John Strafford navigates harsh winter weather and the community's culture of silence to expose an aristocratic family's dangerous secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hanover Square Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAN

Harrison, Cora

Summary: Cork, Ireland, 1923. When, one wet March morning, Reverend Mother Aquinas discovers a body at the gate of the convent chapel, she immediately sends for one of her former pupils, Police Sergeant Patrick Cashman, to investigate. Dead bodies ar not unusual in the poverty-stricken slums of Cork, but this one is dressed in evening finery; in her handbag is a dance program for the exclusive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Ti̤bn̕, Colm

Summary: Eilis Lacey is unable to find a job in Ireland in the years following World War II. An Irish priest from Brooklyn, New York offers to sponser her to live an work in America, so she decides she must go leaving her mother and sister behind. She adapts to her new life by working in a department store and the pain of parting has subsided until she receives devastating news from home that threatens...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC TOI

Kelly, Mary Pat

Summary: Fleeing a crushing affair, Nora Kelly enters the Left Bank society of early twentieth-century Paris, where she joins the struggle to free Ireland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2015

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Falvey, Patricia

Summary: Set in Ireland during the turbulent early 20th century, Patricia Falvey's sweeping novel explores an unlikely friendship between two girls of vastly different backgrounds, as each tries to overcome the barriers set by class and birthright... On a June morning in 1900, Rosie Killeen crosses the road that divides her family's County Mayo farm from the estate of Lord and Lady Ennis, and makes her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAL

Montefiore, Santa

Summary: Ireland. 1925. The war is over. But life will never be the same... In the green hills of West Cork, Ireland, Castle Deverill has burned to the ground. But young Celia Deverill is determined to see her ruined ancestral home restored to its former glory — to the years when Celia ran through its vast halls with her cousin Kitty and their childhood friend Bridie Doyle. Kitty herself is raising a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

Montefiore, Santa

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Summary: 1939: Peace has flourished since the Great War ended, but much has changed for the Deverill family as now a new generation is waiting in the wings to make their mark. When Martha Wallace leaves her home in America to search for her birth mother in Dublin, she never imagines that she will completely lose her heart to the impossibly charming JP Deverill. But more surprises are in store for her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

Montefiore, Santa

Summary: Kitty Deverill, the daughter of a wealthy Anglo-Irish family, enjoys a life of privilege in Ireland's wild countryside at the side of an increasingly resentful best friend and the vet's son she loves, until the Irish rebellion threatens her beloved home. Castle Deverill, nestled in the rolling Irish hills, is home to flame-haired Kitty Deverill. Her best friend is Bridie Doyle, the daughter of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Montefiore 2016

Delaney, Frank

Summary: When matchmaker Kate Begley's husband, U.S. intelligence officer Charles Miller disappears, she enlists Ben MacCarthy's help in finding him. They travel to France and Germany, where they stumble across the German army about to launch its last-gasp assault in the Ardennes and end up questioning the wisdom of remaining neutral in the face of overwhelming evil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEL

Kelly, Mary Pat

Summary: After ten years in Paris, where she learned photography and became part of the movement that invented modern art, Chicago-born, Irish-American Nora Kelly is at last returning home. Her skill as a photographer will help her cousin Ed Kelly in his rise to Mayor of Chicago (1933-1947). But when she captures the moment an assassin's bullet narrowly misses President-elect Franklin Roosevelt and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEL

Cummins, Jeanine.

Summary: Christy Hurley, a young gypsy in 1950s Ireland, is treated as an outsider after his father tries to settle in a single town and the boy finds himself questioning who he is and where he belongs after discovering a family secret.

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Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2010

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Jenoff, Pam

Summary: 1942. Sadie Gault is eighteen and living with her parents amid the horrors of the Krakow Ghetto during World War II. When the Nazis liquidate the ghetto, Sadie and her pregnant mother are forced to seek refuge in the perilous sewers beneath the city. One day Sadie looks up through a grate and sees a girl about her own age buying flowers. Ella Stepanek is an affluent Polish girl living a life of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Audio 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA FIC JEN

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