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0857523473
Hardback:The heart's invisible furies:2017 The heart's invisible furies
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Author: Boyne, 1971-
Publication year: 2017
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Doubleday
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780857523471 0857523473
Description:
Cyril Avery is not a real Avery - or at least that's what his adoptive parents tell him. And he never will be. But if he isn't a real Avery, then who is he? Born out of wedlock to a teenage girl cast out from her rural Irish community and adopted by a well-to-do if eccentric Dublin couple via the intervention of a hunchbacked Redemptorist nun, Cyril is adrift in the world, anchored only tenuously by his heartfelt friendship with the infinitely more glamourous and dangerous Julian Woodbead. At the mercy of fortune and coincidence,
Additional information: 592 pages, 24 cm
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A fabulous novel. The story of Cyril from conception to his old age with so much humour, humility and unmistakably Irish. Cyril is so personable & likeable as we understand his childhood with adoptive parents (always stressed, he is not s proper Avery). Not only Cyril's story though it's a history o
17/06/18
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