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Its a Long Way From Penny Applesby Bill Cullen
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A warm tale of growing up in Dublin in the 50s and 60s. A true life rags to riches family saga. The number one Irish bestseller with 30,000 hardback copies sold. "a racy portrait of Catholic community solidarity and a family that refused to be ground down by poverty" "The Sunday Times".
The Bill Cullen story is one of the human spirit's ability to triumph over adversity. Born into the tough, inner city slums of Dublin, he became a street seller at the age of six. But with determination, good humour and love, he became the head of a company with a turnover of #250 million.
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