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In the Castle of the Flynns

Narrated by: Patrick G Lawlor
Length: 10 hrs and 23 mins
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The year is 1954 and eight year old Daniel Dorsey learns the intimate meaning of death when his parents are killed in a car crash. Taken in by his colorful, at times mad, and always tender and caring extended family, Daniel learns that even the deepest sorrows and hurt can be healed.

Michael Raleigh's In the Castle of the Flynns is about a young boy growing up Irish in a vibrant 1950s Chicago neighborhood. Now grown and looking back on those years, Daniel recalls his bouts with grief and fear of abandonment as he learns to adjust to his new surroundings amidst his oddball family. It is a time of wakes and weddings, conflicts and romance.

Above all, it is a time when Daniel comes to understand both his own loss and the dark places in the lives of his loved ones.

In the Castle of the Flynns is a poignant, often hilarious story of hope, passions and unforgettable memories.

©2004 Michael Raleigh (P)2004 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

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Chicago in remembered with family.

Just Wonderful! So well done. Lots of laughter. You will love everything about the story.