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    (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin Characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Anne Griffin Summary When All is Said I'm here to remember all that I have been and all that I will never be again When All Is Said tells the life story of Maurice Hannigan Now an elderly man he sits alone in the bar of the Rainford House Hotel Over the course of one evening he raises toasts to five different people as he recounts the story of his life up until that moment Like all lives Maurice's has moments of pure happiness moments of darknes

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    Summary When All is Said Characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Anne Griffin Anne Griffin ´ 2 Characters There are 5 star books and then there are five star books with a story that make me wish I could give stars This is one of them There are debut novels and then there are debut novels which after I’ve finished reading have me thinking wow what a debut and hoping that the author is working on her next book This is one of them I don’t drink much beer let alone one “not from the fridge” and certainly not stout I don’t like whiskey at

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    Summary When All is Said Anne Griffin ´ 2 Characters (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin This is an exceptional undeniably Irish debut from Anne Griffin the prose is effortlessly engaging and it is simultaneously heartbreaking and life affirming as we get intimately acuainted with the life and times of 84 year old Maurice Hannigan Hannigan has packed up his life leaving no loose threads prior to booking the most exclusive suite

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    Characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Anne Griffin Anne Griffin ´ 2 Characters Summary When All is Said A subtly beautiful story that celebrates life loss and most significantly love “I’m here to remember all that I have been and all that I will never be again” One night in Meath Ireland at a hotel 84 year old Maurice Hannigan m

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    (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin This is a perfect example of a book I didn't want to end I just fell in love with the main character to the point that by the end of the story I felt like he was an old friend Maybe this book isn't going to be special for everyone but I found it to be incredibly touching and brilliant 84 year old Maurice Hannigan takes a

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    (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin Characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Anne Griffin An unforgettable first novel A uissessentially Irish novel filled with melancholy and angst with some great storytelling Maurice is 84 his beloved wife Sadie gone now for two years His only child a son lives in America with his family He now sits at a bar in a restaurant intending to toast the five individuals who had the greatest impact on his life He has reserved the VIP suite for the night The bar where he sits the h

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    Summary When All is Said (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin Delighted to see this novel nominated in the 11th Annual Goodreads’s choice awards as When All Is Said is a terrific debut novel that really deserves all the attention it’s getting I am lucky to be attending A reading by Anne Griffin today and am looking forward to meeting this wonderful author This is my second reading of this novel in a few months as it was chosen as our April sit in book club read and what a lovely re read

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    (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin 45 rounded to 5 starsGosh I must have been under a rock for years ignorant of the high uality Irish fiction that I am gradually discovering Maeve Binchy Patricia Gibney Tana French John Boyne and now newcomer Anne Griffin are some of the wonderful Irish authors I have been delighted to come across since joining Goodreads five years ago This book is shockingly a debut as a honey of a gem it is It features Maurice an 84 year old

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    Summary When All is Said Characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Anne Griffin Anne Griffin ´ 2 Characters ‘there was a love but of the irish kind reserved and embarrassed by its own humanity’ this tenderly told and humbly crafted sto

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    Characters ´ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ´ Anne Griffin (When All is Said) [PDF/EBOOK] ✓ Anne Griffin Anne Griffin ´ 2 Characters I am becoming a huge fan of Irish stories and authorsI loved 84 year old Maurice who has lost his beloved wife 2 yrs ago and isn’t doing well without herHe plans a memorable night at a hotel bar that holds a pe

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  • Hardcover
  • 326
  • When All is Said
  • Anne Griffin
  • English
  • 06 July 2018
  • 9781250200587

Summary When All is Said

Free read µ When All is Said 102 America and his late lamented wife And through these people the ones who left him behind he tells the story of his own life with all its regrets and feuds loves and triumphsBeautifully written powerfully felt When All Is Said promises to be the next great Irish novel Delighted to see this novel nominated in the 11th Annual Goodreads s choice awards as When All Is Said is a terrific debut novel that really deserves all the attention it s getting I am lucky to be attending A reading by Anne Griffin today and am looking forward to meeting this wonderful author This is my second reading of this novel in a few months as it was chosen as our April sit in book club read and what a lovely re read this book was I started out listening to this one on Audio but the narrator doesn t do this one justice and was so glad to have my paperback copy to hand as this is one that NEEDS to be read as you need to get a voice and vision of the 84 year old Maurice in your head Beg borrow or Steal a copy of this wonderful novel as its such a compelling read I absolutely hated having to step down from that Bar Stool by the end of this Novel but I dont want to over stay my welcome as there are many customers awaiting that stool so they can take a turn getting to know Maurice and his life story A thought provoking and captivating novel that will uite likely break your heart I adored it This is a debut novel by Anne Griffen and I can see why this lady has won the John McGahern award and short listed for the Hennessy award as her imagination and confidence as a writer really comes to light in this wonderful novel This lady is not just a great writer but also a great storyteller A terrific sense of time and place spanning from Ireland of the 1930s to the present day At the heart of this story is a strong man who struggles with expressing emotion a man who fiercely protects his memory and his past and whose secrets come back to haunt him Moving and beautifully written Anne Griffin captures the Irishiness of the Irish without being over dramatic or twee and writes a pure and simple back to basics story which in my opinion is on a par with John Boyne and Maeve Binchy and Sebastian Barry I was drawn to this book solely by its cover as I browsed in a local bookshop The image on the cover has a wooden bar stool and the words Five Toasts Five People One lifetime I didn t even need to read the back cover as straight away Ann Griffin had caught my attention The best characters and the best stories can be found by sitting up on a high stool beside an elderly man in a bar in any small town in Ireland 84 year old Maurice Hannigan sits alone at the bar in the only hotel in a small Irish town Pull up a stool and charge your glass because Maurice is finally ready to tell his life story to you five toasts to the five people who have meant the most to him A story full of emotion it made me laugh and cry and I can t wait to see what Anne Griffin writes next Maurice was a very typical Irish man of his time with his his thoughts and opinions set in his ways a man with a large chip on his shoulder and a man who wont be bowing to anyone I found so much of my own father in this man not in the story but in his sayings his love of the land and his family his companionship with his dog you often wondered if that dog could talk what he could reveal of this uiet and lonely man the pride of family and hard work ethic and the want to succeed and be succeeded I have fallen in love with a couple of characters in the past year Gus Lonesome Dove and Eleanor OliphantEleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine and now I can uite happily add Maurice band of characters Stories like this need to be read and savoured as there is an honestly about this story of Maurice that we seldom find in fiction I think many readers will get this oneThis book would make a terrific book club read as lots to discuss here and I would love to see this story turned into a stage play as it is just made for an audience to enjoy Bloodlands Europe Between Hitler and Stalin choice awards as When All Is Said is a terrific debut novel that really deserves all the attention it s getting I am lucky to be attending A reading by Anne Griffin today and am looking forward to meeting this wonderful author This is my second reading of this novel in a few months as it was Human Sacrifice chosen as our April sit in book The Adventures of the U 202 club read and what a lovely re read this book was I started out listening to this one on Audio but the narrator doesn t do this one justice and was so glad to have my paperback The Reckoning Searching for Meaning with the Father of the Sandy Hook Killer copy to hand as this is one that NEEDS to be read as you need to get a voice and vision of the 84 year old Maurice in your head Beg borrow or Steal a A Wrinkle in Time copy of this wonderful novel as its such a Make Room Make Room compelling read I absolutely hated having to step down from 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because Maurice is finally ready to tell his life story to you five toasts to the five people who have meant the most to him A story full of emotion it made me laugh and Totenhaus cry and I Ruby Tanya can t wait to see what Anne Griffin writes next Maurice was a very typical Irish man of his time with his his thoughts and opinions set in his ways a man with a large Nabokov's Dozen A Collection of Thirteen Stories‏ chip on his shoulder and a man who wont be bowing to anyone I found so much of my own father in this man not in the story but in his sayings his love of the land and his family his Scarcity Why Having Too Little Means So Much companionship with his dog you often wondered if that dog Notorious Angel could talk what he Anleitung zum Unglücklichsein could reveal of this uiet and lonely man the pride of family and hard work ethic and the want to succeed and be succeeded I have fallen in love with a Female Friends couple of Confessiones characters in the past year Gus Lonesome 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Free read µ When All is Said 102 Maurice Hannigan who over the course of a Saturday night in June orders five different drinks at the Rainford House Hotel With each he toasts a person vital to him his doomed older brother his troubled sister in law his daughter of fifteen minutes his son far off in An unforgettable first novel A uissessentially Irish novel filled with melancholy and angst with some great storytelling Maurice is 84 his beloved wife Sadie gone now for two years His only child a son lives in America with his family He now sits at a bar in a restaurant intending to toast the five individuals who had the greatest impact on his life He has reserved the VIP suite for the night The bar where he sits the hotel he is in had once been the house of the wealthiest family in the village This house figured largely in his youth and the memories are not good ones He is lonelysorely misses his wife feels as if he belongs nowhere to none Now though Maurice has a planAs he drinks each drink we learn the story of his life The importance of a gold coin which is also the continuous item that travels through his stories Maurice is very likable a flawed character and so very human It is a novel with a few gothic undertones one filled with guilt and envy Love that couldn t be expressed A sensitive exploration of guilt and regret A uiet novel a heartfelt story that feels very real A story of a father and son that had trouble connecting The last chapter is an emotional slayer but the memorable last line brought the curtain down One of the best last lines i have ever read Fans of the late great William Trevor will appreciate this novelReading with Angela and Esil as always pricelessARC from Netgalley

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Free read µ When All is Said 102 A tale of a single night The story of a lifetimeIf you had to pick five people to sum up your life who would they be If you were to raise a glass to each of them what would you say And what would you learn about yourself when all is said and doneThis is the story of There are 5 star books and then there are five star books with a story that make me wish I could give stars This is one of them There are debut novels and then there are debut novels which after I ve finished reading have me thinking wow what a debut and hoping that the author is working on her next book This is one of them I don t drink much beer let alone one not from the fridge and certainly not stout I don t like whiskey at all but I wanted to be sitting at this bar in Ireland drinking every one of the five toasts to people in his life in his heart along with Maurice Hannigan Maurice Hannigan had me from the first page It felt like a memoir touching on events and people in his life his life exposed as he tells these stories The heartache and grief and happiness that life brought to him and the excruciating loneliness as we meet him at age 84 I felt his grief understood his regrets and felt the love he had for these people in his life his beloved brother Tony his first child Molly his sister in law Maureen his son Kevin and the love of his life Sadie I won t tell you here about them because it s Maurice s story to tell and it s best to hear it from him I recommend that you do This is a beautifully told story of grief guilt regret family and the depths of loneliness tempered only by the love he feels for these people A truly amazing debut a story rendered in a uniue and near perfect way Here s to you Maurice a character deserving of being rememberedThis was a monthly read with Diane and Esil my favorite book buddies I was glad to have shared this one with them Here s to you my friendsI received an advanced copy of this book from Thomas DunneSt Martin s Press through NetGalley Men in White Suits could give stars This is one of them There are debut novels and then there are debut novels which after I ve finished reading have me thinking wow what a debut and hoping that the author is working on her next book This is one of them I don t drink much beer let alone one not from the fridge and Dune certainly not stout I don t like whiskey at all but I wanted to be sitting at this bar in Ireland drinking every one of the five toasts to people in his life in his heart along with Maurice Hannigan Maurice Hannigan had me from the first page It felt like a memoir touching on events and people in his life his life exposed as he tells these stories The heartache and grief and happiness that life brought to him and the excruciating loneliness as we meet him at age 84 I felt his grief understood his regrets and felt the love he had for these people in his life his beloved brother Tony his first Tehanu child Molly his sister in law Maureen his son Kevin and the love of his life Sadie I won t tell you here about them because it s Maurice s story to tell and it s best to hear it from him I recommend that you do This is a beautifully told story of grief guilt regret family and the depths of loneliness tempered only by the love he feels for these people A truly amazing debut a story rendered in a uniue and near perfect way Here s to you Maurice a A Tradition of Victory character deserving of being rememberedThis was a monthly read with Diane and Esil my favorite book buddies I was glad to have shared this one with them Here s to you my friendsI received an advanced Monstruos como nosotros Historias de freaks colosos y prodigios copy of this book from Thomas DunneSt Martin s Press through NetGalley