Author: Wanda McCaddon,Sebastian Barry
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.; Unabridged LIBRARY edition (September 8, 2011)
Category: Genre Fiction
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For Dermot and Bernie. Livin’ on Canaan’s side, Egypt behind Crossed over Jordan wide, gladness to find.
For Dermot and Bernie. Part one. First Day without Bill. What is the sound of an heart breaking? It might not be much more than silence, and certainly a small slight sound.
On Canaan's Side: A Novel (MP3 Book). Author(s): Sebastian Barry, Wanda McCaddon. Published August 18th 2011 by Blackstone Audio, Inc. MP3 Book, 0 pages. ISBN: 1441793844 (ISBN13: 9781441793843).
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view Kindle eBook view Audible audiobook. Sebastian Barry is a significant Irish writer and his new novel, set mainly in the United States, is a wonderful introduction to his wor. he plot is beautifully crafted. Lilly’s wandering. ake the story seem episodic, but Barry knows exactly what he’s doing; the latter part of the novel has several convincing surprises. Minneapolis Star-Tribune.
When she needed an accent from Sligo, a small northwestern pocket of Ireland, for Sebastian Barry's new novel, THE SECRET SCRIPTURE, she found help in an audio archive of international English dialects. It yielded 90 seconds of a Sligo voice, which, she says, "I played every half hour or so as I was recording to remind me of the right sound.
His 2011 novel On Canaan's Side was longlisted for the Booker His novel A Long Long Way was shortlisted for the 2005 Man Booker Prize, and was selected for Dublin's 2007 One city one book event
His 2011 novel On Canaan's Side was longlisted for the Booker Contents. His novel A Long Long Way was shortlisted for the 2005 Man Booker Prize, and was selected for Dublin's 2007 One city one book event. The novel tells the story of Willie Dunne, a young recruit to the Royal Dublin Fusiliers during the First World War. It brings to life the divided loyaltie that many Irish soldiers felt at the time following the Easter Rising in 1916.
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A first-person narrative of Lilly Bere’s life, On Canaan’s Side opens as the Irish émigré mourns the loss of her grandson, Bill. Spanning nearly seven decades, Sebastian Barry’s extraordinary fifth novel explores memory, war, family ties, love, and loss, distilling the complexity and beauty of life into his haunting prose.