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'Tis

By: Frank Mccourt

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1999

Seller ID: 0011702

ISBN: 0684848783

Condition: Good


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Angela's Ashes (Pulitzer Prize)

By: Frank McCourt

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Touchstone books: 1996

Seller ID: 0034362

ISBN: 0684872153

Condition: Fair


Frank McCourt's haunting memoir takes on new life when the author reads from his Pulitzer Prize-winning book. Recounting scenes from his childhood in New York City and Limerick, Ireland, McCourt paints a brutal yet poignant picture of his early days when there was rarely enough food on the table, and boots and coats were a luxury. In a melodic Irish voice that often lends a gentle humor to the unimaginable, the author remembers his wayward yet adoring father who was forever drinking what little money the family had. He recounts the painful loss of his siblings to avoidable sickness and hunger,... View more info

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Teacher Man

By: Frank McCourt

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Scribner Books: 2005

Seller ID: 0055132

ISBN: 0743243773

Condition: Very good


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'Tis

By: Frank McCourt

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2000

Seller ID: 0042111

ISBN: 0684865742

Condition: Good


Frank McCourt s glorious childhood memoir, "Angela s Ashes, " has been loved and celebrated by readers everywhere for its spirit, its wit and its profound humanity. A tale of redemption, in which storytelling itself is the source of salvation, it won the National Book Critics Circle Award, the "Los Angeles Times" Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. Rarely has a book so swiftly found its place on the literary landscape. And now we have " Tis, " the story of Frank s American journey from impoverished immigrant to brilliant teacher and raconteur. Frank lands in New York at age nineteen, in the... View more info