By Marie Raphael
“An very good, relocating story” (Midwest publication overview) of an immigrant boy who triumphs over prejudice.
1901. A half-Irish boy is crushed in eire for his English blood, nonetheless in manhattan urban, the place Irish and English, blacks and whites additionally hate in response to ancient wrongs. Drawn in initially, he breaks a tribulation of bullying and violence, helped through a black corporation, a brand new buddy, and a fiery thoroughbred horse. “Unsparing in its depiction of prejudice…heartwarming in its portrayal of friendship and ethical awakening” (Howard Zinn).
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A Boy From Ireland: A Novel by Marie Raphael