Maine Irish Reads – Star of the Sea

Introducing Maine Irish Reads – the Maine Irish Heritage Center Reading Group.  Each month we discuss a book with an Irish theme by a contemporary Irish writer.  The focus is on books published in the last 20 years, and we will be reading fiction and non-fiction books. As a non-profit, the Maine Iirsh Heritage Center receives donations from all books purchased. Thank you for buying with us! Books that we’ll read include: Small Things Like These by Claire Keegan Star of the Sea by Joseph O’Connor Brooklyn by Colm Toibin We Don’t Know Ourselves: A Personal History of Modern Ireland by Fintan O’Toole Skippy Dies by Paul Murray Holding by Graham Norton Normal People by Sally Rooney Watching the Door: Drinking Up, Getting Down, and Cheating Death in 1970s Belfast by Kevin Myers Love by Roddy Doyle The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne Christine Falls by Benjamin Black Wounds: A Memoir of War and Love by Fergal Keane The Gathering: A Novel by Anne Enright City of Bohane by Kevin Barry A Long Long Way by Sebastian Barry 

13 people are attending Maine Irish Reads – Star of the Sea

Tom Bohan