Home Is the Sailor: An Irish Country Doctor Story

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Tom Doherty Associates, Mar 5, 2013 - Fiction - 70 pages
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Fans of Patrick Taylor's bestselling Irish Country novels know Dr. Fingal Flahertie O'Reilly as the irascible senior partner of a general practice in the colourful Irish village of Ballybucklebo.

But there was a time, shortly after arriving in Ballybucklebo, that Dr. O'Reilly was not widely accepted by the villagers. This touching short story tell of how O'Reilly, with a little help, began to overcome their objections.

Whether you're visiting for the first time, or you're a long-time resident, you'll enjoy this fun glimpse into life Patrick Taylor's village of Ballybucklebo.

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I would love to write a review of this book and delighted to see a new book, "Home is the Sailor" on offer. However, my delight was short lived when I discovered it was only available via e-book!! For those of us still holding out on reading great books on a screen instead of holding a book in our hands, will this be available at some time in paper format?? 

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PATRICK TAYLOR, M.D., was born and raised in Bangor, County Down, in Northern Ireland. Dr. Taylor is a distinguished medical researcher, offshore sailor, model-boat builder, and father of two grown children. He now lives on Saltspring Island, British Columbia.

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