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Talking About 'The Last Days of Rabbit Hayes' with Bibliobeth

How did I get it?:
I borrowed it from Beth!


Here is a truth that can’t be escaped: for Mia ‘Rabbit’ Hayes, life is coming to an end …Rabbit Hayes loves her life, ordinary as it is, and the extraordinary people in it. 979 more words

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No 689 The Woman Who Walked in to Doors by Roddy Doyle

I thought I knew Roddy Doyle and his work, but really, I didn’t have a clue.

The Commitments, The Van, and The Snapper – I had read and enjoyed them. 1,601 more words

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March 17th Book Release Date

Just in time for St. Patty’s! The Irish historical novel Kelly: a tale of ould Ireland by Mark Plets will be released on March 17th! Check back here for book signing dates and locations. 22 more words

Kelly: A Tale Of Ould Ireland

Anne Enright's "The Gathering": A Fictional Reality

At the end of January Anne Enright was named the inaugural Laureate for Irish Fiction by the Arts Council of Ireland. In light of her recent achievement I have decided to write a blog pertaining to her Booker Prize novel… 1,226 more words

Anne Enright

Chapter 1 of Kelly Now Available!

Chapter 1 of Kelly can now be read here on markplets.com! Just follow the link below to read the pivotal meeting of the book’s main characters:

Read Chapter 1 of Kelly

Kelly: A Tale Of Ould Ireland

Kelly: a tale of ould Ireland - Book Cover Unveiled

It’s almost here! The printed version of Kelly: a tale of ould Ireland is rapidly on its way! The new novel by Mark Plets is just around the corner and the beautiful cover is making its debut right here:


Kelly: A Tale Of Ould Ireland

Shiver The Whole Night Through

How did I get it?:
Requested from Hot Key Books, many thanks to them!


After months of bullying and romantic heartbreak, seventeen-year-old Aidan Flood feels just about ready to end it all. 447 more words

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