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Hood: a novel

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As a teenager in the late '70s, Pen O'Grady fell in love with Cara Wall. Although Cara was always engaged in unrequited love for other people, their unconventional relationship survived until their late twenties, when Cara died in a car accident. Pen's narration covers the week of the funeral and fourteen years of baffling memories. A bittersweet, sexy tale about romance and loss.
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Full title hood
Author donoghue emma
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Last Update 2018-05-26 23:36:46PM
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display_description Kate Wall is flying to Dublin for the funeral of her younger sister Cara. Staying with her sedentary father and sister's housemate Pen, Kate comes to realize several things: that Pen and Cara were lovers, that she herself is more Irish than she thought and that the past is ever present.
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subject_facet Dublin (Ireland) -- Fiction, Lesbians -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Irish, Sisters -- Death -- Fiction
title_display Hood : a novel
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title_short Hood :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Death, Fiction, Lesbians, Literature, Loss (Psychology), Psychological fiction, Irish, Sisters