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Night Boat to Tangier Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBIn the dark waiting room of the ferry terminal in the sketchy Spanish port of Algeciras, two aging Irishmen Maurice Hearne and Charlie Redmond, longtime partners in the lucrative and dangerous enterprise of smuggling drugs sit at night, none too patiently It is October and they are expecting Maurice s estranged daughter or is she , Dilly, to either arrive on a boat coming from Tangier or depart on one heading there This nocturnal vigil will initiate an extraordinary journey back in time to excavate their shared history Night Boat Kindle - of violence, romance, mutual betrayals and serial exiles, rendered with the dark humor and the hardboiled Hibernian lyricism that have made Kevin Barry one of the most striking and admired fiction writers at work today.


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  1. Paromjit Paromjit says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBDelighted to see this on the Booker Longlist Kevin Barry is one of my favourite Irish writers and I approached this, his latest novel with a sense of great anticipation and delight His prose is sublime and lyrical, with his adept shifts in tone, his use of the vernacular, his inclusions of the fantastical, the bad luck of fairy mounds, spells and curses, and the mystics conversing with the dead It has shades of Waiting for Godot, Maurice Hearne and Charlie Redmond, are old before their time, a Delighted to see this on the Booker Longlist Kevin Barry is one of my favourite Irish writers and I approached this, his latest novel with a sense of great anticipation and delight His prose is sublime and lyrical, with his adept shifts in tone, his use of the vernacula


  2. Peter Peter says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBAnguish Night Boat to Tangier is a powerful and expressive novel with fascinating characters that have corrupted and harmed themselves and those around them for years Kevin Barry s unflinching poetic style nails the moments that linger in the mind well after the book is closed Maurice Hearne and Charlie Redmond are two ageing, disfigured, Irish gangsters, waiting in a lifeless ferry terminal in Algeciras They are waiting for Maurice s daughter, Dilly, whom he hasn t seen in 3 years She will r Anguish Night Boat to Tangier is a powerful and expressive novel with fascinating characters that have corrupted and harmed themselves and those around them for years Kevin Barry s unflinching poetic style nails the moments that linger in the mind well after the book is closed Maurice Hea


  3. Marchpane Marchpane says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBNight Boat to Tangieris not a caper or a crime novel, but a character driven story that just happens to be set in a gangster milieu Along the way there is tragedy, comedy and the peculiar durability of friendships formed in youth.Irish crooks Maurice and Charlie, lifelong partners in drug smuggling, are hanging about the ferry terminal at Algeciras hoping to locate an estranged daughter As they wait for long hours, the story unfolds of these two colourful, wizened beyond their years ganNight Boat to Tangieris not a caper or a crime novel, but a character driven story that just happens to be set in a gangster milieu Along the way there is tragedy, comedy and the peculiar durability of friendships formed in youth.Irish crooks Maurice and Charlie, lifelong partners in drug smuggling, are hanging about the ferry terminal at Algeciras hoping to locate


  4. Meike Meike says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBNominated for the Booker Prize 2019 This book is like a twisted psychological thriller directed by Quentin Tarantin, starring two aging Irish gangsters It s also a ghost story A story about Ireland and the search for freedom, if not deliverance A story about mental illness A story about drug addiction and dysfunctional families Ooooh, Kevin Barry, this is a very, very clever book that constantly jumps and shifts, held together by th


  5. Kathleen Kathleen says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBBooker Prize Longlist 2019 Kevin Barry s narration with his mesmerizing Irish accent is enchanting Aging Irish wise guys Charlie Redmond and Maurice Hearne are not They are lying in wait at the Algeciras ferry terminal in southern Spain for the appearance of Dilly, Maurice s 23 year old estra


  6. Hugh Hugh says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBLonglisted for the Booker Prize 2019There is an alchemy about this book, which makes such poetry out of the lives of a pair of brutal unscrupulous drug dealing gangsters and eventually left me feeling sympathy for them In the first chapter we meet Maurice and Charlie, two Irishmen in their early fifties, who are waiting in the port at Algeciras where they have been told that Maurice s daughter Dill will be catching a ferry to Tangier They have not heard from her for several years, and the way Longlisted for the Booker Prize 2019There is an alchemy about this book, which makes such poetry out of the lives of a pair of brutal unscrupulous drug dealing gangsters and eventually left me feeling sympathy for them In the first chapter we meet Maurice and Charlie, two Irishmen in their early fifties, who are waiting in the port at Algeciras where they have been told that Maurice s daughter Dill will be catching a ferry to Tangier They have not heard from her for sever


  7. Paige Paige says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBThe format and style for this book was overly confusing The style reads like a play, but the format is just spacing without any indicators For example, you frequently must figure out when a character is speaking It was a lot of work.The language also created a challenge While many words were not found on my Kindle, some sentences didn t even make sense to me I am not sure if this is due to a cultural difference, but as a Westerner I was lost and confused about the context often The story w The format and style for this book was overly confusing The style reads like a play, but the format is just spacing without any indicators For example, you frequently must figure out when a character is speaking It was a lot of work.The language also created a challenge While many words were not found on my Kindle, so


  8. Gumble& Gumble& says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBNow longlisted for the 2019 Man Booker Prize and re read accordingly This brilliant review in the Dublin Review of Books expresses my views much better than I canhttp www.drb.ie essays waiting for The author s two previous novels each won a major prize the Dublin Literary Award and the Goldsmith Prize and the author, just after the Booker longlis


  9. Jerrie (redwritinghood) Jerrie (redwritinghood) says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBThis was a great, quick read Shades of Waiting for Godot , two aging drug dealers wait at a Spanish port for a boat from Tangier that may be transporting a daughter of one of the men She has been wandering since the death of her mother In beautiful, evocative prose, Barry relates how the lives and fraught friendship of the two men lead them to this place After a life of crime, violence, and mental illness, can they be redeemed by the one thing that still ties them together I loved the writ This was a great, quick read Shades of Waiting for Godot , two aging drug dealers wait at a Spanish port for a boat from Tangier that may be transporting a daughter of one of the men She has been wandering since the dea


  10. Trudie Trudie says:

    Night Boat to Tangier Kindle Ð Night Boat Kindle - night epub, boat mobile, tangier epub, Night Boat epub, Night Boat to TangierNight Boat to Tangier ePUBKevin Barry is a new author for me and so I did not know what to expect going into this book For some reason a had the idea of an exotic crime caper but this is a rather charming character study of two ageing criminals As with all novels that are lyrical in style, some parts failed to hold my interest, however whenever this novel dips towards boring it has the good graces to be beautifully boring I like to think if the Booker panel were to award a prize for best chapter hard to do becaus Kevin Barry is a ne


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