Viewing Entry - Academy Street (S11979) by Costello, Mary
Playing time for daisy/audio formats : 5 hours 35 minutes
Author / Responsible party
Domestic fiction. Women, Ireland. Irish. New York (N.Y.) United States.
VisAbility Ltd. [Association for the Blind of WA]
As heard on BBC radio 4 book at bedtime winner of the Irish book awards novel of the year 2014 shortlisted for the costa first novel award 2014.Tess Lohan appears to be a quiet child. But within lies a heart of fire. A fire that will propel her from her native Ireland into the hurly-burly of 1960s New York. In this city she will face the twists of a life graced with great beauty, but forever floating close to hazard. Joyous and heart-breaking, Academy Street journeys through six decades and one incredible story.