Kevin Barry

Kevin Barry

Kevin Barry was born in Limerick in 1969 and now lives in Dublin. He writes sketches and columns for the Sunday Herald in Glasgow and the Irish Examiner in Cork. He has written about travel and literature for the Guardian, the Irish Times, the Sydney Morning Herald and many other publications. His short fiction has appeared widely on both sides of the Atlantic, most recently in the New YorkerCity of Bohane is his first novel.

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Dark Lies the Island

Stories
Kevin Barry

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2015
“Outstanding . . . . [These] stories triumph. . . . They are funny, sad, troubling, illuminating, often in equal measure.”––Financial Times

There Are Little Kingdoms

Stories
Kevin Barry

,

2013

From the author of Dark Lies the Island, a debut collection that “could easily have been titled ‘These Are Little Masterpieces’” (The Irish Times)

Dark Lies the Island

Stories
Kevin Barry

,

2013

An award-winning collection from the author of City of Bohane, which was hailed by Pete Hamill as “full of marvels” (The New York Times Book Review)

City of Bohane

A Novel
Kevin Barry

,

2013

A blazingly original, wildly stylish, and pulpy debut novel

City of Bohane

A Novel
Kevin Barry

,

2012

A blazingly original, wildly stylish, and pulpy debut novel
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