Girl on a bicycleWydawnictwo: Liberties Press
Julie De Vraie is young, impressionable and passionate. She lives, however, at a most passionless time. Against the backdrop of the 'Emergancy' at home, the chaos in Europe, the dominance of the Catholic Church and her own Protestant upbringing, she searches for freedom. To be free at this time is to be an outcast she becomes imprisoned in a deep chaos of her own. 'Girl on a Bicycle' tells...
'Girl on a Bicycle' tells of Julie's attempts to forge her own way in the world, taking up her first paid employment, emerging from her sister's shadow and adjusting to the sometimes harsh realities of the sexual interactions between men and women. It is unforgettable novel of love and longing, written in spare, poetic prose, and perfectly captures the spirit of 1940s Ireland.
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