The Spinning Heart

Author: Donal Ryan
Publisher: Steerforth
ISBN: 9781586422240
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The rural residents of the county of Tipperary deal in their own ways with the financial collapse of the Irish economy.

Post Celtic Tiger Landscapes In Irish Fiction

Author: Marie Mianowski
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315387883
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The crumbling of place in Donal Ryan's The Spinning Heart Anne Enright's novel
ended as the recession began, with a housing market filled to the brim and
houses that had become impossible to sell, while the sense of place was
gradually being reconfigured around a new sense of boundedness. Donal
Ryan's novel The Spinning Heart1 takes place a few years into the recession and
his narrative offers the reader a kaleidoscopic vision of place rendered through
the lived experience ...

All We Shall Know

Author: Donal Ryan
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1524704830
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—Sunday Express (London) “[A] gem of a novel. With a sure sense of place, and
a convincing portrayal of life lived at the edgy margins, it vividly plots the
landscape of the heart en route to a gripping and ultimately redemptive finale.” —
Daily Mail (London) “Shines through its female characters.” –Irish Tatler “A
stunning story that deserves great success.” –Good Housekeeping “An intense,
dramatic story ... rather touching.” —The Mail on Sunday (UK) Also by Donal
Ryan The Spinning ...

A Slanting Of The Sun Stories

Author: Donal Ryan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473509947
Size: 37.43 MB
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His first novel, The Spinning Heart, was published to major acclaim. It won the
Guardian First Book Award, the EU Prize for Literature (Ireland), and Book of the
Year at the Irish Book Awards; it was shortlisted for the International IMPAC
Dublin Literary Award; and longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Desmond
Elliott Prize. The Thing About December was shortlisted for the Kerry Group Irish
Novel of the Year. Donal is currently writerinresidence at the University of

The Spinning Heart Classroom Questions

Author: Amy Farrell
ISBN: 9781910949030
Size: 59.68 MB
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The Spinning Heart Classroom Questions is a teacher's resource intended for use in lesson planning, and in the classroom. It contains 248 questions to provoke student engagement and personal response while studying Donal Ryan's novel.

Follow The Spinning Sun

Author: Leandro Thomas Gonzales
Publisher: Sunstone Press
ISBN: 1611392381
Size: 30.61 MB
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A Novel Leandro Thomas Gonzales ... and sacred stone have now taken on the
properties of a sacrificial altar. Medicine-maker, please open him up. I need to get
to his heart.” Jopin quickly turned to look at Bright-sunflower. She had an empty,
blank stare about her. He could sense the deep, deep sorrow in her heart.
Medicine-maker stabbed his knife deep into Knee-nose's chest cavity, pulled
hard on his knife to split the chest all the way to the throat, and then pulled the
ribs apart to ...

Burial Rites

Author: Hannah Kent
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 1447233182
Size: 66.57 MB
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She has resurrected her heroine with grace and skill; her writing style is innately
lyrical and her descriptions are clear and beautifully constructed. Her dialogue is
entirely believable, a thing not easily done. Some writers never get it right;
Hannah has done it with seeming effortlessness in her first novel.' Donal Ryan,
Man Bookerlonglisted author of The Spinning Heart 'Burial Rites is an incredibly
moving novel and Hannah Kent evokes the harsh tundras of Iceland and the
desolation of ...

The Spinning Heart Comparative Workbook Hl17

Author: Amy Farrell
ISBN: 9781910949467
Size: 43.84 MB
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Designed to be used when studying The Spinning Heart, by Donal Ryan, for the Comparative Study component of the Leaving Certificate Higher Level English examination in 2017, this A4 workbook contains 132 questions, covering the modes of ...

To Seduce A Witch S Heart A Novel Of Love And Magic

Author: Nadine Mutas
Publisher: Nadine Mutas
Size: 73.89 MB
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A Novel of Love and Magic Nadine Mutas. that her heart had exploded inside her
chest. Merle didn't care. The iron grasp keeping her down finally thrown off, ... her
wrist in his grasp as he continued drinking. White spots in her vision, draining
color from the world. Her own heart beat slower, slower. “No.” A deep voice in her
head. “Merle.” Power, stroking along her mental senses. “My Merle.” The
spinning stopped. The little lights danced before her, faded. She blinked, sucked
in air as ...

The Tattooed Heart A Messenger Of Fear Novel

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: Egmont UK
ISBN: 1780312601
Size: 34.53 MB
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“The duty for which I requested your presence.” “No, I suppose not. But it would
be fun.” Lightning quick, he drew the string back to his cheek, sighted on the
spinning target, ostentatiously closed his eyes, and . . . Twannnng! The arrow
flew. It hit the target with a satisfying thwack! And the target's spinning slowed,
slowed, until we could see that the point was almost dead center. Almost. But
clearly in the white. “This is nuts,” I.