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Authors: Colum McCann

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Zoli (42 page)

COLUM MCCANN is the author of five other works of fiction, including
This Side of Brightness
and
Dancer,
both of which were international bestsellers. He was featured as the “Next Great Novelist” in
Esquire
magazine's “America's Best and Brightest” (2003). He is the winner of the inaugural Ireland Fund of Monaco's Literary Award, the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, and a Pushcart Prize, and he was recently inducted into the Hennessy Hall of Fame for Irish Literature. McCann's books have been published in twenty-six languages. His short film
Everything in This Country Must,
directed by Gary McKendry, was nominated for an Oscar in 2005. He lives in New York City with his wife and children.

This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are the products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events, locales, or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental.

2008 Random House Trade Paperback Edition.

Copyright © 2006 by Colum McCann

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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING-IN-PUBLICATION DATA

McCann, Colum.

Zoli: a novel / Colum McCann.

p. cm.

eISBN: 978-0-307-49372-9

1. Irish Travellers (Nomadicpeople)

Fiction.

2. Womenpoets, Irish

Fiction. 3. Journalists

Fiction. I. Title

PR6063.C33SZ42 2007

813 ‘.S4

dc22 2006042922

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Table of Contents

Cover

Other Books By This Author

Dedication

Chapter 1 - Slovakia

Chapter 2 - Czechoslovakia

Chapter 3 - England-Czechoslovakia

Chapter 4 - Czechoslovakia—Hungary—Austria

Chapter 5 - Slovakia

Chapter 6 - Compeggio, Northern Italy

Chapter 7 - Paris

Acknowledgments/Author's Note

Questions for Discussion

Suggested Further Reading

About The Author

Copyright

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