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Genre Fiction
  • Author:
    John B. Keane
  • ISBN:
    185635198X
  • ISBN13:
    978-1856351980
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  • Publisher:
    The Mercier Press Ltd; 1st Printing edition (November 1, 1997)
  • Pages:
    188 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Genre Fiction
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John B. Keane, the beloved playwright and author of such novels as The Contractors and Durango, as well as collections . Keane's stories are warm, wise and witty.

John B. Keane, the beloved playwright and author of such novels as The Contractors and Durango, as well as collections of poetry, songs, letters, and short stories, lived in Listowel, County Kerry. There he presided over one of the liveliest, most literary pubs in Ireland until his death in May 2002.

John B Keane's pub is a state of mind rather than a place. r location in the world and I've been to many. Listowel always feels like home and John B's is the kitchen.

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This is a further collection of John B. Keane's highly successful letters. This book includes Letters of a Civic Guard, Letters of an Irish Publican, Letters of a Country Postman and Letters to the Brain.

A look back - The course of time - Twelve days' grace - A Christmas visitor - The curriculum vitae - The miracle of Ballybradawn - The scubblething - A cock for Christmas - Groodles - The great Christmas raid at Ballybooley - The magic.

John Brendan Keane (21 July 1928 – 30 May 2002) was an Irish playwright, novelist and essayist from Listowel, County Kerry. A son of a national school teacher, William B. Keane, and his wife Hannah (née Purtill), Keane was educated at Listowel National School and then at St Michael's College, Listowel. He worked as a chemist's assistant for .

Keane revisits the Christmases celebrated by characters like Dotie Tupper and Johnny Naile, the doughty Canon Doyle and deaf Canon Cornelius Coodle, the amiable spendthrift Aenias Mackson, and Hiccups O’Reilly, who disappears one Christmas Eve for seven years. Keane, one of Ireland's most prolific and respected literary figures was born in Listowel, County Kerry. He spent his literary career, running a pub which provided him with inspiration for his characters and ideas. He remains one of Ireland's best-loved and best-selling authors.

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This collection of Christmas stories by John B. Keane include: "Christmas Noses", "Christmas Diversion", "The Woman Who Hated Christmas", "The Best Christmas" Dinner", "A Last Christmas Gift" as well as "The Voice of an Angel".