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Fishing the Sloe-Black River

Stories

by Colum McCann

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Picador .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Ireland,
  • Irish Americans,
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9596212M
    ISBN 100312423381
    ISBN 109780312423384

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    Colum McCann was born in Ireland in He is the author of five novels and two collections of stories. He has been the recipient of many international honours, including the National Book Award, the International Dublin Impac Prize, a Chevalier des Arts et Lettres from the French government, election to the Irish arts academy, several European awards, the Best Foreign Novel Award in. Buy Fishing the Sloe Black River: Stories by Colum McCann online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.


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