Tales For The Telling

Edna O'Brien

In Tales for the Telling you'll meet giants and leprehauns, heroes and princesses.

Edna O'Brien's collection of twelve quintessentially Irish stories of love and high deeds, which have been passed from generation to generation are retold in her distinctive narrative style, brimming with magic and myth, nonsense and naughtiness.

Biography:

Edna O'Brien, author of The Country Girls Trilogy, The Light of Evening, Byron in Love, and other widely acclaimed books.

She is the recipient of the Ulysses Medal and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and an honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

She lives in London.



Review:

"Edna O'Brien has found a new voice, and a whole new range of characters... I would warmly recommend these stories, told so well that they could become classics."
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

"A lively collection of stories."
THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT

"A collection for the entire family fires the imagination with the deeds of ancient heroes and mischief-makers who live again in O'Brien's distinctive narrative style."
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY



Video Description:

Edna O'Brien talks about her book 'Tales for the Telling'.

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