A Teenage Summer (as Gaeilge)
Full title: Samhradh Samhradh [a novel]
Creator / Author: Séamas Ó Maitiú
Item Type / Page count: Book / 160p
When Published: 1983
Publisher / Place of Publication: Pangar Dubh / 463 Páirc Orwell, Teach Mealóg, Baile Átha Cliath 12
About: A novel for teenagers, written in the Irish language. The principal character goes to see the Rolling Stones in concert at Slane, but doesn’t return home. Instead an adventure is undertaken not only throughout Ireland but through time as well. A musical theme runs through the book.
ID number(s): None
WW Connection #1: The author is a resident of West Wicklow.
Extra #1: Opening line: “Feach an héileacaptar!” arsa an síobshiúlai, ag síneadh a mhéire ar an spota glioscarnach sa speir thoir…
Extra #2: This book won a prize in Comórtas an Oireachtais 1983.
Extra #3: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.
Extra #4: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide.