Tiny Gems: Irish Stories That Sparkle And Charm The sound of the sea, the smell of rain — what makes Ireland such a magical place? Maybe its writers like Claire Keegan who tease the nuance and grace out of everyday interactions. Author Keith Donohue says each of Keegan's stories is a morsel worth savoring.
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Tiny Gems: Irish Stories That Sparkle And Charm

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MICHELE NORRIS, Host:

Author Keith Donohue recommends Keegan's collection "Walk the Blue Fields" as part of our series You Must Read This, where authors talk about a book they love.

KEITH DONOHUE: Layer by layer, Keegan crafts these stories out of small details and insight that, like poetry, tells us what we suspect we already knew. We only needed a story to tell us so. Claire Keegan is the real deal.

NORRIS: Keith Donohue's latest book is called "Centuries of June."

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