BEING VARIOUS: New Irish Short Stories will be published by Faber & Faber Books in the Spring of 2019 edited by Lucy Caldwell.
I’m honoured to have in their alongside such incredible writers such as Darren Anderson, Kevin Barry, Jan Carson, Jill Crawford, Wendy Erskin, Nicole Flattery, Yan Ge, Sinead Gleeson, David Hayden, Arja Kajermo, Eimear McBride, Lisa McInerney, Belinda McKeon, Adrian McKinty, Peter Murphy, Stuart Neville, Louise O’Neill, Sheila Purdy, Sally Rooney and Kit de Waal.
More news as it comes…
Here’s The Bookseller –
“Eimear McBride, Kit de Waal and Sally Rooney are among the writers from “Ireland’s current golden age” who are to feature in an anthology for Faber.
Edited by Lucy Caldwell, Being Various: New Irish Short Stories brings together new stories from Ireland’s “current golden age” of writing and features newly commissioned works from writers including Louise O’Neill, Paul McVeigh, Kevin Barry, Lisa McInerney and Arja Kajermo…”
Winner of The Polari Prize & The McCrea Literary Award
“I devoured it in a day, but I’ve thought about it for many, many more. ”
Bailey’s Prize-winner Lisa McInerney
“A triumph of storytelling. An absolute gem.”