A long stone's throw / by Alphie McCourt.
Author: McCourt, Alphie.
Publisher: New York : Sterling & Ross Publishers, 2008.
ISBN: 9780981453552 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0981453554 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Description: 267 p. ; 24 cm.
Subject: McCourt, Alphie.
Irish Americans New York (State) New York Biography.
Immigrants New York (State) New York Biography.
Drinking of alcoholic beverages Social aspects New York (State) New York.
New York (N.Y.) Biography.
Limerick (Limerick, Ireland) Biography.
Summary: The youngest of the McCourt brothers describes his flight from his native Ireland in pursuit of his literary siblings, struggles with alcoholism, and efforts to raise a daughter with health challenges.