Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Beatlebone

Beatlebone( )
Author: Barry, Kevin
ISBN:978-0-385-54030-8
Publication Date:Nov 2015
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Imprint:Anchor
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:Contact Supplier contact
Book Description:

A searing, surreal novel that blends fantasy and reality--and Beatles fandom--from one of literature's most striking contemporary voices, author of the international sensation City of Bohane It is 1978, and John Lennon has escaped New York City to try to find the island off the west coast of Ireland he bought eleven years prior. Leaving behind domesticity, his approaching forties, his inability to create, and his memories of his parents, he sets off to calm...
More Description

Author Biography
Barry, Kevin (Author)


Kevin Barry was born in 1969 in Ireland. He is the author of two collections of short stories and the novel City of Bohane. He started out as a frelance journalist writing a column for the Irish Examiner. He soon focused all of his time on writing. In 2007 he won the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature for his short story collection There are Little Kingdoms. In 2011 he released his debut novel City of Bohane, which was followed in 2012 by the short story collection Dark Lies the Island. Barry won the International Dublin Literary Award for his novel City of Bohane in 2013. He also won the Goldsmiths Prize 2015 with his title Beatlebone.

030



Featured Books

Underland
Macfarlane, Robert
Hardback: $27.95
Fallout
Paretsky, Sara
Paperback: $15.99
The Prince
Machiavelli, Niccolo
Paperback: $16.54

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.