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Nora : a love story of Nora and James Joyce / Nuala O'Connor.

O'Connor, Nuala 1970- (author.). McGuirk, Jenn, (narrator.).

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Norfolk Library CD OCO (Text to phone) 36058148279926 Adult Book on CD Available -

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Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Performed by Jenn McGuirk.
Summary, etc.: Dublin, 1904. Nora Joseph Barnacle is a twenty-year-old working as a maid whose life is changed when she meets Dubliner James Joyce, a fateful encounter that turns into a lifelong love. Despite his hesitation to marry, Nora follows Joyce in pursuit of a life beyond Ireland, and they surround themselves with a buoyant group of friends. But as their life unfolds, Nora finds herself in conflict between their intense desire for each other and the constant anxiety of living in poverty throughout Europe.
Subject: Joyce, Nora Barnacle 1884-1951 Fiction
Joyce, James 1882-1941 Fiction
Spouses Fiction
Authors' spouses Fiction
Authors, Irish Fiction
Man-woman relationships Fiction
Poverty Fiction
Loneliness Fiction
Genre: Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

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