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Oranges from Spain

3.09  ·  Rating Details  ·  22 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
ORANGES FROM SPAIN is a collection of stories about of the trials of growing up in a community where tension, confusion and violence hold sway. Here, among other tales, a youthful seaside romance crosses the religious divide, a gang take turns at the wheel of a stolen car, and an exceptional student stirs the resentment of her troubled teacher.

Set in Northern Ireland again
ebook, 288 pages
Published July 5th 2012 by Bloomsbury Paperbacks (first published October 27th 1992)
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Dec 21, 2008 Jenn rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: unfinished
I tried a few times to get into this one as it seemed like an interesting premise. Eventually, I just gave up and BookCrossed it somewhere. (Alas, it has yet to be picked up/journaled!)
Dec 17, 2007 Anne rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Short stories about young people growing up in Belfast, I wasnt particularly impressed by these.
Jan 03, 2013 ashley rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: hated
Didn't hold my attention. Interesting idea, just for me it wasn't a rich enough story.
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