Follow us
Or follow us:

Shakspeare's Children

 in Category:  "Irish eBooks"
Shakspeare's Children

Size: 2.32 MB
Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on google+ Share via email Share on pinterest

This is the touching story of a half-Irish boy with a passive nature who grows up in England and has to come to terms with a world where bullying and violence are endemic. Shakespeare’s Children begins in the 1950s in the “paradise” of Norfolk where Danny Keaney is loved by Grandpa, “Fafa”, the local poacher, but then moves to the “hell” of a “Shakespeare Free” council estate in Stratford-upon-Avon called “The Arab Camp.”


Harsh and sometimes cruel teachers at the Roman Catholic school and indifferent parents offer no sanctuary from the brutality. Danny, however, grows up to face the bullies who eventually learn to fear him. This long awaited story about a close kinsman of Irish hero Sean McDermott, who becomes a rebel in his own right as a hunt activist, is poignant at times but delightfully funny. Its characters from Stratford are the true children of the Bard.



Studio(s): Original Writing

Available Licenses

7,15 €

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought

Mutefish On Draught - Audio CD
  • (10)

Mutefish On Draught - Audio CD

10,00 €
Mutefish 360 Hangovers - Audio CD
  • (7)

Mutefish 360 Hangovers - Audio CD

7,00 €

Haunting Cries

2,99 €