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The Brothers Reviewed at Staged Reaction

Thanks to Barry Houlihan (no relation) for this thoughtful review at Staged Reaction http://stagedreaction.wordpress.com/2011/10/07/the-brothers-lot-a-novel-by-kevin-holohan/ “The Brothers’ Lot” – a novel by Kevin Holohan 07 Oct “For all the kids who never got a chance to answer back” reads the dedication in … Continue reading

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Delighted to get reviewed in The Guardian

Lovely to get reviewed in the Guardian, home of the tremendous cartoonist Steve Bell and my staple read for donkey’s years . http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/oct/04/brothers-lot-kevin-holohan-review The Godly Coercion School for Young Boys of Meagre Means is a grimly repressive religious institution where young Dublin … Continue reading

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Great Review on Arena: RTE Radio 1

Many thanks to to Sean Rocks, Sinead Gleeson and Declan Burke for this thoughtful review of The Brothers’ Lot on RTE Radio 1’s Arena  (audio link below): http://www.rte.ie/radio1/arena/archive1/2011/0920/arena.html

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Great Review In the Irish Times August 13

So very appreciative of this considered review in this weekend’s Irish Times: http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/weekend/2011/0813/1224302349446.html Finbar battles the Brothers grim DAN SHEEHAN Sat, Aug 13, 2011 FICTION : The Brother’s Lot, By Kevin Holohan, No Exit Press, 320pp. £7.99 WHEN THE FLOODGATES finally opened … Continue reading

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