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There are Little Kingdoms

(2007)
A collection of stories by

 
This award-winning story collection summons all the laughter, darkness and intensity of contemporary Irish life. A pair of fast girls court trouble as they cool their heels on a slow night in a small town. Lonesome hillwalkers take to the high reaches in pursuit of a saving embrace. A bewildered man steps off a country bus in search of his identity - and a stiff drink.

These stories, filled with a grand sense of life's absurdity, form a remarkably surefooted collection that reads like a modern-day Dubliners.

 
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Used availability for Kevin Barry's There are Little Kingdoms


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Hardback Editions

March 2007 : UK Hardback
Title: There are Little Kingdoms: Stories
Author(s): Kevin Barry
ISBN: 0-9550152-5-1 / 978-0-9550152-5-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Stinging Fly Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

April 2017 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: There Are Little Kingdoms (Canons)
Author(s): Kevin Barry
ISBN: 1-78689-017-8 / 978-1-78689-017-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Canongate Canons
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

September 2013 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: There Are Little Kingdoms: Stories
Author(s): Kevin Barry
ISBN: 1-55597-652-2 / 978-1-55597-652-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Graywolf Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

October 2007 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: There are Little Kingdoms: Stories by Kevin Barry
Author(s): Kevin Barry
ISBN: 0-9550152-9-4 / 978-0-9550152-9-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Stinging Fly Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2007 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: There are Little Kingdoms: Stories
Author(s): Kevin Barry
ISBN: 0-9550152-6-X / 978-0-9550152-6-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Stinging Fly Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

April 2017 : USA, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: There Are Little Kingdoms (Canons)
Author(s): Kevin Barry
Publisher: Canongate Canons
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

August 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: There Are Little Kingdoms: Stories
Author(s): Kevin Barry
Publisher: Graywolf Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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