Kevin Barry

Genres: Fiction | Irish Writing | Novel
Kevin Barry book cover -Night Boat to Tangier

Kevin Barry is the author of the novels Beatlebone and City of Bohane and two short story collections. He was awarded the Rooney Prize in 2007 and won the Sunday Times EFG Short Story Prize in 2012. For City of Bohane he won the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the European Prize for Literature and the Authors’ Club First Novel Prize, and was shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award and the Irish Book Awards. His second novel Beatlebone was the winner of the Goldsmiths Prize and was shortlisted for the Irish Book Awards. His new novel Night Boat to Tangier is published by Canongate in June 2019.

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Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Europe Programme
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