Driving with Daisy (Gemma Open Door) (Paperback)

By Tom Nestor

Gemma Open Door, 9781934848180, 65pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2009

List Price: 12.00*
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A funny, moving and wistful story of a rural Ireland long since passed.1940's rural Ireland. Every week, young Tom is sent on an errand to the nearby town on foot. An imaginative boy, he convinces himself hes a cowboy and his journey is a foray into the Wild West. On his adventures, he meets a host of weird and wonderful characters, from Ned Wall, the farmer with half a face, to dear Miss Daisy, with her pony and elegant trap - a perfect lady. But times are changing fast, and the old ways are dying out.