Colm Tóibín
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Colm Tóibín

Colm Tóibín was born in Enniscorthy in 1955. He is the author of eight novels including Blackwater Lightship, The Master and The Testament of Mary, all three of which were nominated for the Booker Prize, with The Master also winning the IMPAC Award, and Brooklyn, which won the Costa Novel Award. He has also published two collections of stories and many works of non-fiction. His most recent novel is Nora Webster. He lives in Dublin.

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    • Brooklyn

    • By: Colm Tóibín
    • Narrated by: Niamh Cusack
    • Length: 8 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 505
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 457
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 461

    It is Ireland in the early 1950s and for Eilis Lacey, as for so many young Irish girls, opportunities are scarce....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Irishwoman abroad

    • By Kate on 11-06-15

    Regular price: £20.00

    • The Testament of Mary

    • By: Colm Tóibín
    • Narrated by: Meryl Streep
    • Length: 3 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 77

    The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of The Testament of Mary, the powerful new novel by Colm Tóibín, read by Meryl Streep....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful writing, beautifully read

    • By Hannah on 02-09-14

    Regular price: £18.00

    • Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know

    • The Fathers of Wilde, Yeats and Joyce
    • By: Colm Tóibín
    • Narrated by: Colm Tóibín
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know, Colm Tóibín turns his incisive gaze to three of Ireland's greatest writers, Oscar Wilde, W. B. Yeats and James Joyce, and their earliest influences: their fathers....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator awful

    • By Amazon Customer on 14-02-19

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Nora Webster

    • By: Colm Tóibín
    • Narrated by: Fiona Shaw
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 242
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 213

    The downloadable, digital audiobook edition of Colm Tóibín's new novel, read by Fiona Shaw....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unexpected pleasure

    • By Amazon Customer on 13-01-15

    Regular price: £22.00

    • House of Names

    • By: Colm Tóibín
    • Narrated by: Juliet Stevenson, Charlie Anson, Pippa Nixon
    • Length: 8 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 61

    On the day of his daughter's wedding, Agamemnon orders her sacrifice. His daughter is led to her death, and Agamemnon leads his army into battle, where he is rewarded with glorious victory....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Compulsive listen!

    • By Grete Buck on 30-07-17

    Regular price: £19.99

    • House of Names

    • By: Colm Tóibín
    • Narrated by: Charlie Anson, Pippa Nixon, Juliet Stevenson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    From the thrilling imagination of best-selling, award-winning Colm Tóibín comes this ambitious, violent and modern retelling of one of our oldest and most enduring stories....

    Regular price: £27.99

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