Robert McLiam Wilson


Robert McLiam Wilson was born in Belfast in 1964. Ripley Bogle, his debut, won the Rooney Prize, the Hughes Prize, a Betty Trask Award and the Irish Book Awards. He has written two other novels - Manfred's Pain and Eureka Street - and is also the author of a non-fiction book, The Dispossessed. In 2003, he was named by Granta magazine as one of 20 Best of Young British Novelists.

Books by Robert McLiam Wilson

  • Eureka Street, Robert McLiam-Wilson 0 stars 0 comments
    Eureka Street
    by Robert McLiam-Wilson

    Published: 08/08/1997

    A novel of Ireland like no other.

  • Ripley Bogle, Robert McLiam Wilson 0 stars 0 comments
    Ripley Bogle
    by Robert McLiam Wilson

    Published: 08/08/1997

    * Eureka Street is published by Secker in August 1996and will make a huge impact. * Ripley Bogle is a reversion from Picador. * Praise for Ripley Bogle. * 'A star is born. His name is Robert McLiam Wilson, author of Ripley Bogle. A work of consummate skill. . . I urge you to to read it' Sunday Telegraph. * 'Ripley Bogle is probably one of the best Irish novels to have appeared in the last decade. it goes straight for the jugular' -The Times.