Malachy McCourt was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Limerick, Ireland. He was a pioneer in talk radio and went on to have an illustrious career on stage, screen, and television. He lives in New York City. McCourt is the bestselling author of A Monk Swimming and Singing My Him Song.
Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Modern Library On Sale: April 4, 2000 Price: $19.00
Could an Irish monk in the sixth century really have sailed all the way across the Atlantic in a small open boat, thus beating Columbus to the New World by almost a thousand years? Relying on the medieval text of St. Brendan, award-winning adventure writer Tim Severin painstakingly researched and built...
Read more >