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Viewing Entry - Academy Street (E11979)
by Costello, Mary

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Playing time for epub/audio formats : 5 hours 35 minutes


TitleAcademy Street
Author / Responsible partyCostello, Mary
GenreDomestic fiction.
TopicsDomestic fiction. Women, Ireland. Irish. New York (N.Y.) United States.
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVisAbility 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.

Additional Information

System control numberE11979
Original Print PublisherN/A, 2014.
Narrator NameMelanie McHugh.
Participant or performer noteMelanie McHugh.
Narrators GenderFemale narrator