3/17 by Admin Online

3/17
Title : 3/17
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ISBN : 9781453838846
Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 232

In this loose parody of Dante's "Inferno," four Irish traditional musicians get lost in the backwoods of upstate New York the week before St. Patrick's Day. On the journey, the band descends through nine hellish circles of American-style March 17th revelry: Step-dancing princesses. Bobbing shamrock headbangers. Green beer bacchanals. Shillelagh-wavin' geezers. O'Fun, not!AIn this loose parody of Dante's "Inferno," four Irish traditional musicians get lost in the backwoods of upstate New York the week before St. Patrick's Day. On the journey, the band descends through nine hellish circles of American-style March 17th revelry: Step-dancing princesses. Bobbing shamrock headbangers. Green beer bacchanals. Shillelagh-wavin' geezers. O'Fun, not!Amazon France No. 1 bestseller!


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3/17 Reviews

  • Al

    Murphy was Irish. It seems fitting that his law would apply so well to the characters of "3/17." In what is described as a “loose parody of Dante’s Inferno,” Irish Trad Band Slí na Fírinne (which means “path of truth”) go on their first American tour in upstate New York. Before reaching their first gig they slide off the road in a snowstorm – an accident that might have been prevented if they had paid attention to their seemingly possessed GPS. From there, it only gets worse.What f [...]

  • Heather Adkins

    i absolutely devoured this book. the voice is so entertaining - very Irish, and very real. i loved the smattering of the Irish language throughout, plus of course the hilarity of making fun of the way Americans celebrate St Patrick's Day. i highly recommend it for a good laugh and a well-written read!

  • Anne Woodard

    Absolutely brillianthysterically funny and fast moving, with all the right ingredientsloved it!

  • Mary Hyland