The Spindle Tree, a story of Lost Childhood and Redemption in the Irish Midlands, by Danny Dunne

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Items of Interest Frozen Pond, Spring Is Coming, Irish, Childhood, Lost, Irish People, Infancy, Ireland, Irish Language

Items of Interest

Tadpoles in the winter pond In the winter of 1962/63, the Cregan children had a very happy time sliding on the frozen pond. On their farm, they called it the winter pond. When spring came and the ice melted, the frogs made it a nursery for their large brood of tadpoles. But the children knew…

Items of Interest Frozen Pond, Spring Is Coming, Irish, Childhood, Lost, Irish People, Infancy, Ireland, Irish Language

Items of Interest

Tadpoles in the winter pond In the winter of 1962/63, the Cregan children had a very happy time sliding on the frozen pond. On their farm, they called it the winter pond. When spring came and the ice melted, the frogs made it a nursery for their large brood of tadpoles. But the children knew…

Items of Interest Frozen Pond, Spring Is Coming, Irish, Childhood, Lost, Irish People, Infancy, Ireland, Irish Language

Items of Interest

Tadpoles in the winter pond In the winter of 1962/63, the Cregan children had a very happy time sliding on the frozen pond. On their farm, they called it the winter pond. When spring came and the ice melted, the frogs made it a nursery for their large brood of tadpoles. But the children knew…

Items of Interest Frozen Pond, Spring Is Coming, Irish, Childhood, Lost, Irish People, Infancy, Ireland, Irish Language

Items of Interest

Tadpoles in the winter pond In the winter of 1962/63, the Cregan children had a very happy time sliding on the frozen pond. On their farm, they called it the winter pond. When spring came and the ice melted, the frogs made it a nursery for their large brood of tadpoles. But the children knew…

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Reviews from Abroad

Read Christine's Review from Florida https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/13834245-christine Read Patricia's review from New York https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/82944057-patricia Read Mel's review from Boston https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/2572197636?book_show_action=true&from_review_page=1 Read Andrea's Comment from Australia https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/83339835-andrea

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What is the story about?

Sarah knows what happened to the Larkin children. They were spirited away to orphanages because their father had abandoned them when their mother died. Her own mother is very ill. What would happen if she died when her father was away in England working? But when her mother dies suddenly and there is no sign…

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Reviews from Abroad

Read Christine's Review from Florida https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/13834245-christine Read Patricia's review from New York https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/82944057-patricia Read Mel's review from Boston https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/2572197636?book_show_action=true&from_review_page=1 Read Andrea's Comment from Australia https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/83339835-andrea

Buy The Spindle Tree Online Trees Online, Thursday, Kindle, Irish, Wordpress, Drama, Childhood, June, Lost

What is the story about?

Sarah knows what happened to the Larkin children. They were spirited away to orphanages because their father had abandoned them when their mother died. Her own mother is very ill. What would happen if she died when her father was away in England working? But when her mother dies suddenly and there is no sign…

Buy The Spindle Tree Online Trees Online, Thursday, Kindle, Irish, Wordpress, Drama, Childhood, June, Lost

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Reviews There are some very interesting reviews on Goodreads. Check them out #goodreads #thespindletree

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Author

Danny Dunne is a historian and retired School Principal from Mullingar, Co. Westmeath. He has ten books to his credit, including, The Little Silver Bell(1995), a book of poetry Along the gravel road(1996) as well as compiling and editing eight books documenting the local history of communities in the Mullingar area. He is married to Betty and they…

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