Download e-book for kindle: A Boy From Ireland: A Novel by Marie Raphael

By Marie Raphael

ISBN-10: 0892554266

ISBN-13: 9780892554263

“An very good, relocating story” (Midwest publication evaluation) of an immigrant boy who triumphs over prejudice.

1901. A half-Irish boy is overwhelmed in eire for his English blood, nevertheless in ny urban, the place Irish and English, blacks and whites additionally hate in keeping with ancient wrongs. Drawn in at the start, he breaks a trial of bullying and violence, helped via a black supplier, a brand new good friend, and a fiery thoroughbred horse. “Unsparing in its depiction of prejudice…heartwarming in its portrayal of friendship and ethical awakening” (Howard Zinn).

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