Bullfighting

Bullfighting

Stories

Format
Paperback
Price
$15.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780143121060
  • 224 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult

Overview

"[No one] can match Doyle for the fluency with which he tacks back and forth between the hilarious and the heartbreaking." —The New York Times Book Review

Roddy Doyle has won acclaim for his wry wit, his uncanny ear, and his remarkable ability to fully capture the voices and hearts of his characters. Bullfighting, his second collection of stories, offers a series of bittersweet takes on men and middle age, revealing a panorama of Ireland today. Moving from classrooms to graveyards, from local pubs to bullrings, these tales of taking stock and reliving past glories feature men concerned with loss—of their place in the world, of their power, virility, health, and ability to love.

Bullfighting

Bullfighting

Roddy Doyle

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