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Review: ‘Brooklyn’ by Colm Toibin

Review: ‘Brooklyn’ by Colm Toibin

An interesting story historically, perhaps, but in many ways it fell short for me. Eilis is a young woman in a small town in post-war Ireland, a place with few prospects. Her brothers have gone to England to find work, and her glamorous older sister, Rose, has a job and a social life and a […]

Posted December 17, 2016 by PaulineMRoss in Review / 0 Comments