A Novel

McCann, Colum

Audiobook CD - 2013
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Newfoundland, 1919-- Aviators Jack Alcock and Arthur Brown set course for Ireland as they attempt the first nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Dublin, 1845 and '46-- On an international lecture tour in support of his subversive autobiography, Frederick Douglass finds the Irish people sympathetic to the abolitionist cause. New York, 1998-- Leaving behind a young wife and newborn child, Senator George Mitchell departs for Belfast, to shepherd Northern Ireland's notoriously bitter and volatile peace talks to an uncertain conclusion. They each learn that even the most unassuming moments of grace have a way of rippling through time, space, and memory.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Random House Audio : Books on Tape, p2013
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9780307878007
Branch Call Number: CD Fiction MCCANN
Characteristics: 9 sound discs (ca. 10 1/2 hr.) :,digital ;,4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: Hughes, Geraldine 1970-


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Mar 19, 2015
  • maryellenhill rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Absolutely loved this book- he writes so well.

May 31, 2014
  • KSerá rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

I liked the reader too, a woman with a faint Irish accent.


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