Books by Timothy O'Grady and Complete Book Reviews

Timothy O'Grady, Author Henry Holt & Company $19.95 (230p) ISBN 978-0-8050-1230-9
Like J. P. Donleavy, O'Grady is an American so splendidly able to render Irish eccentrics it's hard to believe he isn't to the mannerism born. This first novel, which won Britain's Higham Award last year, is a remarkable feat of history, narrative...
Timothy O'Grady, Author Anchor Books $9 (0p) ISBN 978-0-385-41744-0
Irish eccentrics populate this tale told by a grotesque, melancholy man whose search for his missing mother mirrors Ireland's own divided and paradoxical past. ``Sometimes mystical, frequently ironic, O'Grady's narrator speaks with a rare eloquence...
Timothy O'Grady, Author, Steve Pyke, Photographer Harvill Press $24 (0p) ISBN 978-1-86046-318-1
This is a quietly ambitious, grave and earnest book that mixes the elegiac prose of Chicago-born novelist O'Grady (Motherland) with the haunting photographs of Englishman Pyke to establish, remarkably, a quintessentially Irish novel. It's a tale, in
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