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The Country Girls

The Country Girls

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by Edna O'Brien
     
 

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Meet Kate and Baba, two young Irish country girls who have spent their childhood together. As they leave the safety of their convent school in search of life and love in the big city, they struggle to maintain their somewhat tumultuous relationship. Kate, dreamy and romantic, yearns for true love, while Baba just wants to experience the life of a single girl. Although

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Meet Kate and Baba, two young Irish country girls who have spent their childhood together. As they leave the safety of their convent school in search of life and love in the big city, they struggle to maintain their somewhat tumultuous relationship. Kate, dreamy and romantic, yearns for true love, while Baba just wants to experience the life of a single girl. Although they set out to conquer the world together, as their lives take unexpected turns, Kate and Baba must ultimately learn to find their own way.

Author Biography: Edna O'Brien is the acclaimed author of several short story collections, as well as the novels Time and Tide, House of Splendid Isolation and Down by the River.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780452283435
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/25/2002
Series:
The Country Girls Trilogy
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 7.94(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

Edna O'Brien is the acclaimed author of several short story collections, as well as the novels Time and Tide, House of Splendid Isolation and Down by the River.

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