WINNER OF THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZESHORTLISTED FOR THE IRISH BOOK AWARDS 2015He will spend three days alone on his island.
That is all that he asks . . . John is so many miles from love now and home. This is the story of his strangest trip.John owns a tiny island off the west coast of Ireland.
Maybe it is there that he can at last outrun the shadows of his past.
The tale of a wild journey into the world and a wild journey within, Beatlebone is a mystery box of a novel.
It's a portrait of an artist at a time of creative strife.
It is most of all a sad and beautiful comedy from one of the most gifted stylists now at work.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 272 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 29/10/2015
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781782116134