What are some great Irish novels

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Novels from Ireland

With reference to the press coverage. books about Ireland in general can be found at this link.

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Ian McGuire: The abstinent. novel

dtv, Munich 2021
ISBN 9783423282727, hardcover, 336 pages, 23.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Jan Schönherr. Manchester, 1867. At dawn the rebels hang out. The English police accuse them of supporting the 'Fenians', Irish independence fighters. A…

Danielle McLaughlin: Dinosaurs on Other Planets

Luchterhand Literaturverlag, Munich 2021
ISBN 9783630874920, hardcover, 256 pages, 20.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Silvia Morawetz. A young woman gets to know her husband all over again when they visit his home on the Northern Irish coast for the first time; a mother wants to understand why her ...

John Boyne: Maurice Swift. The story of a liar. novel

Piper Verlag, Munich 2021
ISBN 9783492059633, hardcover, 432 pages, 24.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Maria Hummitzsch and Michael Schickenberg. Maurice Swift is a writer. He has style, can tell brilliantly, but he lacks the stories. In West Berlin he meets his ...

Kevin Barry: Beatlebone. novel

Rowohlt Verlag, Hamburg 2020
ISBN 9783498001582, hardcover, 320 pages, 20.00 EUR
Translated from English by Bernhard Robben. 1978: John Lennon flees New York to go to the islet off Ireland's west coast that he bought nine years earlier. He leaves behind thoughts ...

Adrian McKinty: old dog, new tricks. thriller

Suhrkamp Verlag, Berlin 2020
ISBN 9783518470602, paperback, 367 pages, 15.95 EUR
Translated from the English by Peter Torberg. Belfast, 1992. Former Detective Inspector Sean Duffy recently fled to Scotland with his family. He is only in Belfast for a few days. ...

Mairtin O'Cadhain: The Ashes of the Day. novel

Alfred Kröner Verlag, Stuttgart 2020
ISBN 9783520603012, hardcover, 160 pages, 18.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Gabriele Haefs. Everyone knows this situation: you put something off until it seems almost impossible to tackle it. But when it comes to the funeral ...

Sebastian Barry: A thousand moons. novel

Steidl Verlag, Göttingen 2020
ISBN 9783958297753, hardcover, 256 pages, 24.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Hans Christian Oeser. "I might be talking about things that happened in Henry County, Tennessee, in 1873 or 1874, but I've never been reliable when it comes to data.

Maggie O'Farrell: Judith and Hamnet. novel

Piper Verlag, Munich 2020
ISBN 9783492070362, hardback, 416 pages, 22.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Anne-Kristin Mittag. Agnes sees him and knows: it will be him. The skinny Latin teacher from Stratford-upon-Avon is not even eighteen. No matter, better, she kisses ...

Anne Enright: The actress. novel

Penguin Verlag, Munich 2020
ISBN 9783328601340, hardcover, 304 pages, 22.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Eva Bonné. Can you really know your mother? Norah looks back on the life of her mother, the once-acclaimed actress Katherine O'Dell, who made it to the Irish ...

Bram Stoker: The Wrath of the Sea. narrative

Marebuchverlag, Hamburg 2020
ISBN 9783866486133, hardcover, 176 pages, 20.00 EUR
Translated from English and edited by Alexander Pechmann. On a stormy night, William Barrow, Coast Guard boatman, is faced with a dilemma. A telegram informed him of the arrival ...

Edna O'Brien: The girl. novel

Hoffmann and Campe Verlag, Hamburg 2020
ISBN 9783455008265, hardcover, 256 pages, 23.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Kathrin Kathrin Razum. "I was once a girl, but I'm not anymore." Like her classmates, Maryam was taken to by Boko Haram fighters from her Nigerian school ...

Nicole Flattery: Show them how to have fun. Stories

Carl Hanser Verlag, Munich 2020
ISBN 9783446265875, hardcover, 256 pages, 20.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Tanja Handels. Eight stories about eight women who could be the same person at different times in their lives: The student who appeared in "Abortion. A Love Story" ...

Bram Stoker: Dracula. Large annotated edition

S. Fischer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main 2019
ISBN 9783596705153, hardcover, 648 pages, 78.00 EUR
Edited by Leslie S. Klinger. From the American by Andreas Nohl (romantic text) as well as Andreas Fliedner and Michael Siefener. The definitive "Dracula" edition for the 21st century, comments ...

Caoilinn Hughes: Orchid & Wasp. novel

Steidl Verlag, Göttingen 2019
ISBN 9783958296466, hardcover, 416 pages, 28.00 EUR
Translated from the English by Sarah Hickey and Hans Christian Oeser. Anyone who, like Gael Foess, already started a lively trade in lice eggs at the age of eleven and talked to his girlfriends with virgin capsules, ...