Angela's Ashes by McCourt  Frank
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ISBN
9780007117475
Date Released
Binding
Paperback
 
 
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Special edition of the bestselling classic, to tie-in with the release of Alan Parker's major new film of 'Angela's Ashes'.

'Angela's Ashes' is Frank McCourt's sad, funny, bittersweet memoir of growing up in New York in the 30s and in Ireland in the 40s. It is a story of extreme hardship and suffering, in Brooklyn tenements and Limerick slums - too many children, too little money, his mother Angela barely coping as his father Malachy's drinking bouts constantly brought the family to the brink of disaster. It is a story of courage and survival against apparently overwhelming odds.

Written with the vitality and resonance of a work of fiction, and a remarkable absence of sentimentality, 'Angela's Ashes' is imbued on every page with Frank McCourt's distinctive humour and compassion. Out of terrible circumstances, he has created a glorious book in the tradition of Ireland's literary masters, which bears all the marks of a great classic.
ISBN:
9780007117475
Publication Date:
24 / 01 / 2001

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