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The Pinkening Boy Hardcover – 28 Jul 2004

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  • Hardcover: 37 pages
  • Publisher: New Island Books (28 July 2004)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1904301215
  • ISBN-13: 978-1904301219
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 8.5 x 22.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Sebastian Barry was born in Dublin in 1955. His plays include Boss Grady's Boys (1988), The Steward of Christendom (1995), Our Lady of Sligo (1998) and The Pride of Parnell Street (2007). His novels include The Whereabouts of Eneas McNulty (1998), Annie Dunne (2002), A Long Long Way (2005) and The Secret Scripture (2008). He has won, among other awards, the Irish-America Fund Literary Award, the Christopher Ewart-Biggs Prize, the London Critics Circle Award and the Kerry Group Irish Fiction Prize. A Long Long Way, which was also shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and the Dublin International Impac Prize, was the Dublin: One City One Book choice for 2007. The Secret Scripture won the Costa Book of the Year Award, the Irish Book Awards for Best Novel and the Independent Booksellers Prize. It was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award, Christopher Ewart-Biggs award and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize. He lives in Wicklow with his wife and three children.

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By G. Lilley on 3 Sept. 2009
Format: Paperback
As much of Barry's work, there is a lot of repetition and self-plagerisation (?) of his work and one recognises this father in this and other works.. Even the phrase 'the pinkening boy' is used in 'Hinterland'. I hope his new novel brings something new.
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