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Loopy: A Novel of Golf and Ireland

3.56 of 5 stars 3.56  ·  rating details  ·  16 ratings  ·  3 reviews
"Dan Binchy's first two novels were delightful stories of small town Ireland and filled with a range of eccentric and hilarious characters. Both books received warm praise"---The Washington Post called The Neon Madonna "terrifically funny and a hilarious read." Booklist called The Last Resort "an endearing and entertaining combination of warmth and wit."

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Paperback, 272 pages
Published March 21st 2006 by St. Martin's Griffin (first published 2005)
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Dan Binchy
264 pages
copyright: 2005
isbn: 0-312-32501-8

The tiny village of Trabane is tucked far away in the west of Ireland. The local golf course was designed more by nature than by man. On ‘links’ like this, golf is much more than just a game to those that play it. It is a battlefield where scores are settled and every man and woman is equal.

To young Larry Lynch, nicknamed Loopy, golf opens up new horizons and the chance of a better life. Having only recently picked up the sport, h
Brian Johnston
A great read, I could not put it down. As a golfer I also appreciated the details and the frustration of this sport brought life in these pages. Enjoy
Great read,had a hard time putting it down. If you like feel good and golf this is worth the read.
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