Faber Members get 10% off their first order

Country Girls

Edna O’Brien

Country Girls by Edna O’Brien is here adapted for the stage from the stunning, controversial novel that shocked a nation in 1960 – publishing to coincide with the paperback of Edna’s O’Brien’s astonishing memoir Country Girl.

Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571296699
Date Published
07.06.2012
Delivery
All orders are sent via Royal Mail and are tracked: choose from standard or premium delivery.
Summary

Edna O’Brien’s wonderful, wild and moving novel shocked the nation on its publication in 1960. Adapted for the stage by the author, The Country Girls, the play, is a highly theatrical and free-flowing telling of this classic coming of age story.

The Country Girls premiered at the Garter Lane Theatre, Waterford, in October 2011. It was produced by Red Kettle Theatre Company, in association with the Garter Lane Arts Centre.

EdnaO'Brien

Edna O’Brien has written more than twenty works of fiction. She is the recipient of many awards, including the Irish PEN Lifetime Achievement Award, the American National Arts Gold Medal, the Frank O’Connor Prize, the PEN/Nabokov Award For Achievement in International Literature, and the David Cohen Prize for Literature. In 2021, Edna O’Brien was awarded the French Ordre des Arts…

Read More
EdnaO'Brien
Edna-OBrien-1.jpg
More books by Edna O’Brien