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Nuala O'Faolain

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Nuala O'Faolain


Born
in Dublin, Ireland
March 01, 1940

Died
May 09, 2008

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Nuala O'Faolain was an Irish journalist, columnist and writer who attended a convent school in the north of Ireland, studied English at University College, Dublin, and medieval English literature at the University of Hull before earning a postgraduate degree in English from Oxford.

She returned to University College as a lecturer in the English department, and later was journalist, TV producer, book reviewer, teacher and author.

She became internationally well-known for her two volumes of memoir: Are You Somebody? & Almost There, a her her novel, My Dream of You, and a history with commentary, the Story of Chicago May. The first three were all featured on the New York Times Best Seller list. Her novel Best Love Rosie was published posthumou
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Average rating: 3.58 · 8,415 ratings · 975 reviews · 11 distinct worksSimilar authors
Are You Somebody?: The Acci...

3.59 avg rating — 4,543 ratings — published 1996 — 41 editions
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My Dream of You

3.57 avg rating — 2,505 ratings — published 2001 — 26 editions
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Almost There

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The Story of Chicago May

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Best Love Rosie

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A Radiant Life: The Selecte...

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An Irish Experience: Travel...

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Almost There: The Onward Jo...

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On s'est déjà vu quelque pa...

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Το όνειρό μου για σένα

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“The wait is long, my dream of you does not end.”
Nuala O'Faolain, My Dream of You

“If there were nothing else, reading would--obviously--be worth living for.”
Nuala O'Faolain, Are You Somebody?: The Accidental Memoir of a Dublin Woman

“...friendship is something you do.”
Nuala O'Faolain, Almost There

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