Posts tagged ‘Roddy Doyle’

Roddy Doyle’s The Guts is a marvelous sequel to The Commitments

It’s more than 25 years later, and Commitments manager Jimmy Rabbitte is facing life in post-Celtic tiger Ireland — and his own mortality.

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Catching up on (fairly) recent Irish fiction and non-fiction

A memoir by acclaimed novelist Edna O’Brien, a young adult novel by Roddy Doyle, and a Dublin noir/detective tale by Gene Kerrigan are included in this roundup of (sort of) recent Irish books.

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