Academic & Professional Titles in
Literature & Literary Studies
August 2019
This Month's Featured Titles
Proof I was Here
By  Becky Blake
 
This smart and gritty coming-of-age story involves politics, art and an exotic setting that will appeal to many readers. What's the point of trying to leave a mark when everything disappears? This question is at the heart of Proof I Was Here , a novel that tells the picaresque coming-of-age story of a young thief and aspiring artist who attempts to reboot her life on the streets of Barcelona after an unexpected breakup.
 
ISBN 9781928088776
Buckrider Books/Wolsak and Wynn Publishers
 
The Shattered Worlds of
Standish O'Grady
An Irish life in writing
By  Christopher Boettcher
 
Standish O'Grady (1846–1928) is best remembered as the "Father of the Irish Literary Revival." Critics of have long puzzled, however, about the turns and contradictions of the "Fenian-unionist's" thinking. This book presents a new study of O'Grady's early historical and political works and, for the first time, a comprehensive overview of O'Grady's writing for the All Ireland Review .
 
ISBN 9781846827853
Four Courts Press
 
Come Back to Me My Language
Poetry and the West Indies

ISBN 9781845234324
Peepal Tree Press
 
Girls High

ISBN 9781776562107
Victoria University Press
 
Perfected Fables Now
A Bookman Signs off on Seven Decades

ISBN 9781845234508
Peepal Tree Press
 
River of Salt

ISBN 9781925591569
Fremantle Press
 
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