Shopping cart
64%OFFNorah Hoult - Cocktail Bar - 9781848406667 - 9781848406667
Stock image for illustration purposes only - book cover, edition or condition may vary.

Cocktail Bar

€ 13.99
€ 4.99
You save € 9.00!
FREE Delivery in Ireland
Description for Cocktail Bar Paperback.
Originally published in 1950, Cocktail Bar is a brilliantly incisive collection of short stories, far ahead of its time, which illuminates the small, unspoken intricacies of human relationships. From an immigrant household in London preparing to organise a ‘proper Irish wedding’ to a domineering society matron running her upper-class neighbourhood with an iron fist; from a fashionable young woman wants to be charitable towards her old and poor aunt to an Irish girl must decide between a promising future in America and marriage to her long-time beau. Throughout these tales, Hoult reveals the contemporary realities of class and disability, office ... Read more

Product Details

New Island Books
Publication date
Number of Pages
Place of Publication
Dublin, Ireland
Shipping Time
Usually ships in 2 to 4 working days

About Norah Hoult
Born in Dublin in 1898, Norah Hoult was one of Ireland’s most prolific and popular authors of the 20th century, and also one of the most censored in Ireland. Hoult published journalism, novels and short stories. Her first collection, Poor Women! was published in 1928, and Hoult wrote two further collections, Nine Years is a Long Time and Cocktail Bar. ... Read more

Reviews for Cocktail Bar

Goodreads reviews for Cocktail Bar

Subscribe to our newsletter

News on special offers, signed editions & more!