The Hungry Road

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  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Pages : 416 pages
  • ISBN : 1473508592
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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The Hungry Road

The Hungry Road
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 09 January 2020
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The No.1 bestselling novel of the Great Irish Famine from one of Ireland's most beloved writers Ireland's hopes for freedom are dashed with the arrival of a deadly potato blight that strikes terror in the heart of its people. 1845. Seamstress Mary Sullivan's dreams of a better future are shattered as she looks out over their ruined crop. Refusing to give in to despair, she must use every ounce of courage and strength to protect her family as they fight to

The Magdalen

The Magdalen
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 28 August 2014
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Esther Doyle is a young Irish girl growing up in a small fishing community in Connemara in the 1950s. Her life is a stable one, bound by the slow rhythms of farming life and the joy of looking after her handicapped sister Nonie. But her existence is horribly changed when she becomes pregnant and is sent to the home for fallen women in Dublin, the Magdalen Laundry...

The Hungry Road

The Hungry Road
  • Author : Jacqueline Bailey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 January 2002
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It is within these pages you will find etchings not just of my tears, hopes and dreams, but of others who have sent their whispers through the wind. Upon collective currents they glide, finding a resting place within thses pages, and in honor I write. For it is "The Hungry Road" we all travel, at some point in our lives as we search for the connective bond that makes us one. The contemplation of thought, brings awarenesss to the fact

Fields of Home

Fields of Home
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 16 August 2013
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The final book in the famine trilogy For Eily, Michael and Peggy the memory of the famine is still strong. But Mary-Brigid, Eily's first child, has the future to look forward to. What kind of future is it? Ireland is in turmoil, with evictions, burnings, secret meetings, fights over land. Eily and her family may be thrown off their farm. Michael may lose his job in the big house. And Peggy, in America, feels trapped in her role as a

Under the Hawthorn Tree

Under the Hawthorn Tree
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 01 August 2013
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The first book in the famine trilogy Under the Hawthorn Tree is Ireland's top selling children's book. The phenomenal success of this original and enthralling book is celebrated with this beautiful hardback gift edition. This novel has become a classic for young readers worldwide. Under the Hawthorn Tree continues to go from strength to strength and this new edition is a must for any collection. Ireland in the 1840s is devastated by famine. When tragedy strikes their family, Eily, Michael

Wildflower Girl

Wildflower Girl
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 01 August 2013
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The second book in the famine trilogy At seven, Peggy made a terrifying journey through famine-stricken Ireland. Now thirteen, and determined to make a new life for herself, she sets off alone across the Atlantic to America. Will she ever see her family again? An extraordinary story of courage, independence and adventure The other books in the Famine trilogy are Under the Hawthorn Tree and Fields of Home. A study guide to Under the Hawthorn tree is also available.

The Blue Horse

The Blue Horse
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 14 September 2012
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A remarkable story of growing up in extraordinary circumstances that will touch the hearts of all readers. Katie's whole world is turned upside down when her family's home is destroyed by fire. Everything they had is gone, and instead of pulling together it seems as though her family is falling apart. They move to a new house, to a school where nobody wants to know her, and Katie wonders just how many changes she can take. In her fight for

No Goodbye

No Goodbye
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 16 August 2013
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It's hard to pretend that everything is normal when your whole life has been turned upside down ... 'She's gone!' The letter said she needed time to be herself again. But what does that mean? Greg and Lucy, at fourteen and twelve, act cool and responsible when their mother leaves. Six-year-old Grace is just bewildered. Conor, a troubled ten-year-old, takes drastic action to show how he feels. And behind it all there is hope, and the beginnings of a plan

Safe Harbour

Safe Harbour
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 29 August 2012
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Sophie and Hugh are left homeless when their house is bombed during the London Blitz. Their mother is seriously injured and their Dad is away fighting, so the children are sent to their grandfather in Ireland. Sophie is scared - they have never met grandfather but his letters cause such trouble in the house, and their Dad never speaks of him. How will they live in a strange country, with a man who probably hates them - and will the

The Hungry 5

The Hungry 5
  • Author : Steven W. Booth,Harry Shannon
  • Publisher : Genius Book Publishing
  • Release : 27 February 2014
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Sheriff Penny Miller of Flat Rock, Nevada, has always done her duty. On the first night of the zombie apocalypse, she swore an oath to protect her friends from the ravenous hordes. However, now that the virus is rapidly spreading to the rest of the country it has become clear that Miller and her friends, Scratch, Sheppard, and Rat, are winning battles but losing the war. And that’s just not good enough for Penny. Too many people have already

A Girl Called Blue

A Girl Called Blue
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 15 September 2013
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Larch Hill is the only home Blue knows. She arrived there just a few days old, wrapped in a blue blanket. Her one hope is to find her mother or father and have a family of her own. Fostered out several times, Blue finds it difficult to fit in. Is there no one out there who really wants her? No one who can really love her? Blue must put up with the orphanage, with the distant and strict care of

In Deep Dark Wood

In Deep Dark Wood
  • Author : Marita Conlon-McKenna
  • Publisher : The O'Brien Press
  • Release : 07 June 2013
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The mysterious arrival of Bella Blackwell, 'The Bird Woman', to the village of Ballyglen disturbs the peace and quiet of the Murphy household next door. Granny Rose is suspicious of Bella, and Rory doesn't trust her, but ten-year-old Mia falls under the old woman's spell. Bella tells Mia of a faraway place, a world where dragons and giants and ancient magic still exists, and asks Mia to become her apprentice and learn the old ways. One dark night Mia disappears

The Hungry Earth

The Hungry Earth
  • Author : Seán Kenny
  • Publisher : Wolfhound Press (IE)
  • Release : 13 June 1995
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Turlough Walsh is a high-earning yuppie accountant - nice car, nice kids, nice Dublin house. The boss admires his cutthroat approach to personnel management - squeezing the utmost from 'human resources'. He's getting places - some call it succeeding - and this involves keeping others down. Not that it bothers Turlough. Guilt and remorse just aren't his way of thinking. Things start to change when he inherits a rural stone cottage, and cracks his head falling drunk through the open

The Hungry Tigress

The Hungry Tigress
  • Author : Rafe Martin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 13 June 1999
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Features a collection of Buddhist tales with themes of wisdom, nonviolence, environmentalism, and respect for life. Combines ancient story traditions with contemporary thought, displaying the relevance of the tales to modern times.