by Frank McCourt - £9.99 Harper Collins (2005)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780007205233 | ISBN 10: 0007205236
Angela's Ashes was a true publishing phenomenon. The winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Royal Society of Literature Award (amongst others), this lyrical and poignant memoir topped bestseller charts the world over for more than two years and has since become a much loved modern classic.
A heartfelt account of povery in Ireland and emigration to America, Angela's Ashes combines a personal perspective on a little-known aspect of modern history with Frank McCourt's spellbinding story-telling, creating an enduring masterpiece in the process.
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