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The Brothers’ Lot: Free e-book One Day Only

Nothing says Advent like a free copy of the Brother’s Lot from the wonderful people at Akashic Books. Available free here til midnight tonight: http://www.akashicbooks.com/free-e-book-advent-calendar-download-the-brothers-lot-for-free-until-midnight-december-12-2016/ “A witty, brilliant, devastating expression of outrage . . . this novel is so subtly … Continue reading

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Savage Kids of Dublintown at Brooklyn Public Library

Get your pre-Patrick’s Day fix of Irish litt. This Saturday March 5th, 4pm. Brooklyn Public Library 10 Grand Army Plz, Brooklyn, New York 11238 Four Dublin-born writers present the recipe for a classic Irish childhood: one part poverty, one part sexual … Continue reading

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Outtake from The Brothers’ Lot

Editing, rewriting: How true is the find your favorite bits and cut them maxim? Continue reading

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The Brothers’ Lot Reading – August 20th 7pm

On Monday August 20th at 7pm  at East River State Park, Kent Ave and N 9thin Williamsburg, Brooklyn, I will be reading from The Brothers’ Lot alongside fellow Akashic Books authors Shira Nayman, and  Elizabeth Nunez.  This is part of … Continue reading

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VCU Cabell First Novelist Award Winner Announced

Delighted for Justin Torres whose jewel of a novel We The Animals won the Cabell First Novelist Award.  Congratulations to him and to all the others who were in the running and gratitude to VCU for maintaining such an award. … Continue reading

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The Brothers’ Lot: $10 Celebratory price til June 31

From:Akashic Books: The Brothers’ Lot is a semifinalist for the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. To celebrate we are offering a special discounted price of $10 (including shipping within the U.S.) from May 21 – June 30, 2012. Click here: … Continue reading

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Badness in Boston presents Trouble In Dublin

Thursday April 19, 8pm, Fornino Park slope, 256 5th Ave (Bet Carroll/Garfield) Brooklyn NY 11215. Join Kevin Holohan and Honor Molloy for an evening of Irish Black Comedy. Holohan reads from The Brothers’ Lot, a satirical and hilarious novel that explores … Continue reading

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