Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


There Are Little Kingdoms - a book by Barry, Kevin

There Are Little Kingdoms


There Are Little Kingdoms( )
Author: Barry, Kevin
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Graywolf Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.00
Book Description:

From the author ofCity of Bohane, a debut collection that "could easily have been titled ‘These Are Little Masterpieces'" (The Irish Times)

This award-winning story collection by Kevin Barry summons all the laughter, darkness, and intensity of contemporary Irish life. A pair of fast girls court trouble as they cool their heels on a slow night in a small town. Lonesome hill walkers take to the high reaches in pursuit of a saving embrace. A bewildered...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Short Stories (Single Author)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.92 x 8.05 x 0.18 Inches
Book Weight:0.484 Pounds
Author Biography
Barry, Kevin (Author)

Kevin Barry was born in 1969 in Ireland. He is the author of two collections of short stories and the novel City of Bohane. He started out as a frelance journalist writing a column for the Irish Examiner. He soon focused all of his time on writing. In 2007 he won the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature for his short story collection There are Little Kingdoms. In 2011 he released his debut novel City of Bohane, which was followed in 2012 by the short story collection Dark Lies the Island. Barry won the International Dublin Literary Award for his novel City of Bohane in 2013. He also won the Goldsmiths Prize 2015 with his title Beatlebone.


Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Ada Twist, Scientist
Beaty, Andrea
Hardback: $17.95
A Bedtime for Bear
Becker, Bonny
Paperback: $6.99
Scottoline, Lisa
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.