The rakish Limerick scribe is reading from his new book, Beatlebone
The Hot Press Storeroom was delighted the other day to welcome Limerick author Kevin Barry who treated us to a reading from his latest tome, Beatlebone.
The silver-tongued devil that he is, Kevin has produced an ‘audible audio edition’ of the book for “the lucrative - I hope! - Christmas market."
Don’t forget that he’s also co-curated the excellent Winter Pages anthology of contemporary Irish writing.
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