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Clare Boylan was a journalist and author of novels and short stories. She was born in Dublin in April, 1948 and died in May, 2006 after a long battle with ovarian cancer.

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Holy Pictures

That Bad Woman

Holy Pictures

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Book Review:

To fourteen year old Nan the cinema appears as a miraculous rescue from the confines of her Catholic upbringing. Neglected by her mother, bullied by her increasingly eccentric father, buffeted by aristocratic nuns, unwelcome house guests and an uneasy knowledge of the facts of life, the last year of Nam`s childhood moves from the burlesque to the tragic

Book Condition:
Some wear to covers and browning to edges. Reading Copy 160g
Penguin Paperback 1984 Reprint
Book Weight: 160g

Book Type:
Fiction
ISBN 0140068112

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That Bad Woman

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Book Review:

Clare Boylan`s third collection of short stories illuminates with pathos and perception the potential of thwarted ordinary women and the mismatched yearnings of the men who subdue them.

Book Condition:
Some wear to covers+Marking to few pages otherwise Good Reader
Abacus Paperback 1996 Reprint
Book Weight: 175g

Book Type:
Fiction
ISBN 0349107378

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