A man content to let life pass him by, schoolteacher Stephen Griffin is about to experience a miracle. For a string quartet from Venice has arrived in County Clare and , with it, worldly and beautiful violinist Gabriella Castoldi, who inspires love in the awkward Stephen.
A first-person narrative of Lilly Bere's life, On Canaan's Side opens as the eighty-five-year-old Irish emigre mourns the loss of her grandson, Bill. Lilly, the daughter of a Dublin policeman, revisits her eventful past, going back to the moment she was forced to flee Ireland.
Discover the dining sensation that has taken London by storm: a fabulous full-color cookbook filled with dozens of delectable recipes for classic British dishes with a twist, from "Britain’s most fashionable foodies" (The Times) - the creators of London’s most popular pop-up restaurant, Check On.
A unique collection of more than 100 never-before-seen letters, notes, and jottings both by and to the Doctor - correspondence by turns entertaining and inspiring, funny and flippant, brilliant and incredible drawn from all fifty-two years of the show.
Sometimes you love a soccer team not only for their strengths and the splendor of their play, but also for the possibility that their best hopes may never be fulfilled. This has rarely been demonstrated so vividly as by the Manchester City team, who unforgettably, illuminated the late sixties.
Abandoned on the steps of an orphanage as an infant, Mahony always assumed that his mother had simply given him up. He discovers that foul play may have led to her disappearance and return to the rural Irish village where he was born to learn what really happened.