Shakespeare's Children

Shakespeare's Children

Paperback

By (author) Danny Keaney, Edited by Dale le Vack

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  • Publisher: Original Writing Ltd
  • Format: Paperback | 248 pages
  • Dimensions: 129mm x 198mm x 18mm | 360g
  • Publication date: 7 July 2011
  • Publication City/Country: Dublin
  • ISBN 10: 1908282991
  • ISBN 13: 9781908282996
  • Illustrations note: Illustrations, map, ports.

Product description

Shakespeare's Children begins in the 1950s in the "paradise" of Norfolk where Danny is loved by Grandpa, "Fafa", the local poacher but moves to the "hell" of a "Shakespeare Free" council estate in Stratford-upon-Avon called "The Arab Camp" - where violence is the norm. His dysfunctional family and harsh teachers at the Roman Catholic school offer little sanctuary from the brutality. This long awaited story is poignant at times but delightfully funny and its characters are the true children of the Bard.

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Table of contents

Introduction by Danny Keaney Foreword by Steve Newman Chapter One - The Norfolk poacher Chapter Two - A dysfunctional family Chapter Three - At school in Stratford Chapter Four - The Arab camp Chapter Five - The man with a gun in a tree Chapter Six - The battle of wills Chapter Seven - A famous Irish relative Chapter Eight - A rebel again