Paddy Clarke, ha-ha-ha

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Viking, Jan 1, 1994 - Fiction - 282 pages
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"In this national bestseller and winner of the Booker Prize, Roddy Doyle, author of the 'Barrytown Trilogy,' takes us to a new level of emotional richness with the story of ten-year-old Padraic Clarke. Witty and poignant--and adored by critics and readers alike--Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha charts the tr[i]umphs, indignities, and bewilderment of Paddy as he tries to make sense of his changing world."--Publisher's description.

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Review: Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha

User Review  - Christian Schwoerke - Goodreads

This is an exuberantly narrated novel, the rambling vibrant words of 10-year-old Patrick (Paddy) Clarke, with long stretches of dialogue and conversation perfectly set down. Roddy Doyle uses the voice ... Read full review

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User Review  - Connor - Goodreads

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle This is a very fun, loose book about the childhood of a boy named Patrick, or as he is often referred to, Paddy. Paddy is a 10 year old boy who is constantly ... Read full review

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Roddy Doyle is the author of five previous novels, including a Booker Prize nominee, The Van, and a Booker Prize winning international bestseller Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha. He has also written several screenplays, most recently When Brendan Met Trudy. His first children's book, The Giggler Treatment, will be published in September by Scholastic. He lives in Dublin.

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