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Billy O'Callaghan


Billy O'Callaghan

15th September at 7pm
Firkin Crane Theatre, Shandon
Reading with Alan McMonagle. Admission: €5

Billy O'Callaghan, from Cork, is the author of three short story collections: In Exile (2008) and In Too Deep (2009), both published by Mercier Press, and The Things We Lose, the Things We Leave Behind (2013), published by New Island Books, which won the 2013 Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Award for Short Story of the Year, and which has been selected as Cork's 'One City, One Book' for 2017. His first novel, The Dead House, was published by O'Brien Press/Brandon Books in May 2017. A novella, A Death in the Family, will be published in late 2017 as a Ploughshares Solo.



Billy O'Callaghan homepage

Selection of stories by Billy O'Callaghan in Southword Journal



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