The Resource A history of running away, Paula McGrath

A history of running away, Paula McGrath

Label
A history of running away
Title
A history of running away
Statement of responsibility
Paula McGrath
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1982 Jasmine wants to box, but in 1980s Ireland boxing is illegal for girls.In 2012 a gynaecologist agonises about a job offer which would mean escape from the increasingly fraught atmosphere of her Dublin hospital. But what about her mother, stuck in a nursing home? And in Maryland Ali, whose mother has recently died, hooks up with a biker gang to escape from grandparents she didn't know she had. Gradually revealing the unexpected connections between the three women, A History of Running Away is a brilliantly written novel about running away, growing up and finding out who you are
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McGrath, Paula
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in women
  • Women boxers
  • Runaway women
  • Nineteen eighties
  • Ireland
Label
A history of running away, Paula McGrath
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781473641761
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
A history of running away, Paula McGrath
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
248 pages
Isbn
9781473641761
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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