The Butchers
  • Author : Ruth Gilligan
  • Release Date : 01 April 2021
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Ireland
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 13 : 1786499460
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Winner of the Ondaatje Prize for 2021. The first novel truly to capture the story of Ireland during the BSE crisis, shown through the small, deeply intimate stories of four people caught up in its churn.

The Butchers

The Butchers

Author : Ruth Gilligan
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Ireland
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Winner of the Ondaatje Prize for 2021. The first novel truly to capture the story of Ireland during the BSE crisis, shown through the small, deeply intimate stories of four people caught up in its churn....

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Publisher : Tin House Books
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Publisher : Tin House Books
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Steerforth
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Author : Ruth Gilligan
Publisher : Tin House Books
Genre : Fiction
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Winner of the 2021 RSL Ondaatje Prize Set in the gothic wilds of Ireland, The Butchers’ Blessing is a haunting and unforgettable thriller brimming with secrecy, tradition, and superstition. Every year, Úna prepares for her father to leave her. He will wave goodbye early one morning, then disappear with seven other ...

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Author : Margaret Feinberg
Publisher : Zondervan
Genre : Religion
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Join Margaret Feinberg, one of America's most beloved teachers and writers, as she sets out on a remarkable journey to unearth God's perspective on food. What you discover will forever change the way you read the Bible--and approach every meal. This groundbreaking book provides a culinary exploration of Scripture. You'll ...

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Publisher : Random House
Genre : Fiction
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'What better books to raise the spirits than the gentle, insightful Irish tales of Maeve Binchy?' HELLO! Magazine _____________________________________________ TROUBLE IS BREWING FOR THIS CIRCLE OF FRIENDS Generous-hearted Benny Hogan and the elfin Eve Malone have been best friends for years, growing up in sleepy Knockglen. Their one thought is ...

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Author : Julie Powell
Publisher : Little, Brown
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Julie Powell thought cooking her way through Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French Cooking was the craziest thing she'd ever do -- until she embarked on the voyage recounted in her memoir, Cleaving. Her marriage challenged by an insane, irresistible love affair, Julie decides to leave town and immerse ...