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Marita Conlon-mckenna Book and Novel

Marita Conlon-mckenna - Author


Marita Conlon-McKenna is a hugely successful Irish children's writer. Her first novel, UNDER THE HAWTHORN TREE, sold 250,000 copies in the Irish market alone. Her debut adult novel, THE MAGDALEN, was a number one bestseller in Ireland, followed by PROMISED LAND, MIRACLE WOMAN and THE STONE HOUSE. She lives in Dublin with her husband and four children and is the chairperson of Irish PEN.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Marita Conlon-mckenna

The Rose Garden by Marita Conlon-mckenna
The Rose Garden
Marita Conlon-mckenna
In the cosy village of Kilfinn, not far from Dublin, people help each other and make friends easily. We enter the lives of a number of villagers but mostly young widowed Molly desperately trying to maintain a 200-year old estate...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2014
The Hat Shop on the Corner by Marita Conlon-mckenna
The Hat Shop on the Corner
Marita Conlon-mckenna
A charming tale of a girl who inherits her motherâs hat shop and decides to make a go of it. Interspersed with her attempt to save the shop are the cameos of various women who come to the shop for...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/05/2007

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