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Wild Boy of Hamelin

or Man of Nature, found in the forest of Hertswold, Hanover. He walked on all fours, climbed trees like a monkey, fed on grass and leaves, and could nev…

Peter the Wild Boy

found 1725 in a wood near Hameln, in Hanover, at the supposed age of thirteen. (Died 1785.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894PeterboatPeter the Hermit A B C…

The Boys

The BoysWhile Nat takes a good long sleep, I will tell my little readers something about the boys, among whom he found himself when he woke up. To begin with our old friends. Franz was a tall …

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen The Butcher Boy (1997) A small-town Irish boy's rambunctious nature turns violent in this 1997 shoc…

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen Angela's Ashes (1999) Frank McCourt's memoir Angela's Ashes was successful because he infused his p…

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen Some Mother's Son (1996) In 1981 Northern Ireland, a mother faces th…

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen Instead of overindulging on green beer and corned beef and cabbage thi…

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen The Boxer (1997) Director Jim Sheridan and actor Daniel Day-Lewis te…

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen The Field (1990) Acclaimed Irish director Jim Sheridan helmed this gr…

Irish Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen Barry Lyndon (1975) This 1975 Stanley Kubrick adaptation of the William Makepeace Thackeray novel w…