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Mary Kelly - Unravelling the Ribbon - 9781854595713 - V9781854595713
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Unravelling the Ribbon

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Description for Unravelling the Ribbon Paperback. Rosie discovers a lump in her breast. This book describes what happens next. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 5. Weight in Grams: 86.

The touching - and frequently hilarious - story of three women whose lives are touched by breast cancer.

Rose is thirty-four and lives on a farm with her husband and two children. She worries she may have married too young. Lola is fifty and wants to sell her home. Nobody ever calls and she has stopped opening her post. Lyndsey is eleven and her best friend has stopped sitting beside her in art class.

When breast cancer touches their lives, everything starts to unravel - Rose's marriage falls apart, Lola gets arrested and Lyndsey hides a cooked ham ... Read more

Mary Kelly and Maureen White's play Unravelling the Ribbon was first staged at Project Arts Centre, Dublin, in 2007.

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About Mary Kelly
Mary Kelly graduated from drama school in Dublin in 2002. As well as acting in many plays, she is the author of One for Sorrow Two for a Girl which she performed throughout Ireland.Maureen White founded her own theatre company in Ottawa. She is the author of This is for You Anna about women and violence. She has lived ... Read more

Reviews for Unravelling the Ribbon
'An extraordinary piece of theatre... glowingly touching and truthful, deeply gentle and lovely'
Sunday Independent, Ireland
'Told with a warmth and humour that leaves you constantly welling up with either laughter or tears'

Goodreads reviews for Unravelling the Ribbon

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