Book Reviews of The Banyan Tree : A Novel

The Banyan Tree : A Novel
The Banyan Tree A Novel
Author: Christopher Nolan
ISBN-13: 9780385720687
ISBN-10: 0385720688
Publication Date: 2/12/2002
Pages: 384
Rating:
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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3.7 stars, based on 10 ratings
Publisher: Anchor
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 2
Intriguing novel by this author who is mute and paralyzed - he had to type it by having someone hold his head while he tapped at a typewriter with a stick attached to his forehead. His use of language is especially well honed, painstakingly descriptive and unusual. This is a well thought-out story, a rich saga of rural Ireland in the 20th century, spanning 80+ years of a feisty individualistic woman. A good read, and I really enjoyed it.
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The story of an Irish farm woman-the events and people during her 80 plus years of life.