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Edna O'Brien

Edna O'Brien
Guardian News and Media Ltd 2015

Edna O’Brien has written more than twenty-five works of fiction, including The Little Red Chairs and The Light of Evening. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including the PEN/Nabokov Award for Achievement in International Literature, the Irish PEN Lifetime Achievement Award, the National Arts Club Medal of Honor, and the Ulysses Medal. Born and raised in the west of Ireland, she has lived in London for many years.

Edna O'Brien

Guardian News and Media Ltd 2015

Edna O'Brien

The High Road

Edna O'Brien
Picador
Picador

Love and tragedy converge in a seaside town in The High Road, a newly reissued novel from Edna O'Brien, the author of Girl, and "one of the most celebrated writers in the English...

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The Love Object

The Love Object

Picador Singles

Edna O'Brien
Picador
Picador

“The Love Object” was the title story of Edna O’Brien’s first collection of short fiction—a collection that began the career of, in the words of Joyce Carol Oates, “one of the finest...

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A Pagan Place

Edna O'Brien
Picador
Picador

A newly reissued edition of this haunting, poetic coming-of-age novel from “one of the great writers...in the English-speaking world” (The New York Times)

“O’Brien’s...

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Lantern Slides

Edna O'Brien
Picador
Picador

Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction

“Superb...[Lantern Slides] continues the quest for origin and explanation that has preoccupied O’Brien...Her...

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Girl

Edna O'Brien
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Girl, Edna O’Brien’s hotly anticipated new novel, envisages the lives of the Boko Haram girls in a masterpiece of violence and tenderness.

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Time and Tide

Edna O'Brien
Picador
Picador

A newly reissued novel from the author of Girl, “one of the most celebrated writers in the English language” (NPR’s Weekend Edition)

“As her disturbing...

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The Country Girls: Three Novels and an Epilogue

FSG Classics

Edna O'Brien; With a new introduction by Eimear McBride
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A treasure of world literature back in print, featuring a new introduction by Eimear McBride

The country girls are Caithleen “Kate” Brady and Bridget “Baba” Brennan,...

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A Fanatic Heart

FSG Classics

Edna O'Brien; Foreword by Philip Roth
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In these selections from twenty years of her best short fiction, Edna O'Brien's A Fanatic Heart pulls the reader into a woman's experience.

Her stories portray...

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