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Bernard MacLaverty.

Bernard MacLaverty

Bernard MacLaverty.

by Bernard MacLaverty

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Published by National Book League in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesWriters in brief -- no.20
The Physical Object
Pagination1 folded sheet :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19918148M
ISBN 100853533733
OCLC/WorldCa12614177

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Sixteen years on from his last novel, Bernard MacLaverty reminds us why he is regarded as one of the greatest living Irish writers.

A retired couple, Gerry and Stella Gilmore, fly from their home in Scotland to Amsterdam for a long weekend―a holiday to refresh the senses, to do some sightseeing, and generally to take stock of what remains of their lives/5().

Bernard MacLaverty was born in Belfast () and lived there until when he moved to Scotland with his wife, Madeline, and four children. He has been a Medical Laboratory Technician, a mature student, a teacher of English and, for two years in the mid eighties, Writer-in /5. Bernard MacLaverty, writer of fiction, was born in Northern Ireland and moved to Scotland in Both of these places, and themes such as Catholicism, guilt and tension, inform his novels and short stories.

He is also the author of two books for children and has written several Of Birth: Belfast. Acclaimed Northern Irish writer Bernard MacLaverty has taken 16 years to finish his latest novel.

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Grace Notes has been awarded The Saltire Scottish Book of the Year Award (). In the same year it was shortlisted for The Booker Prize, The Writers Guild Best Fiction Book, The Stakis Scottish Writer of the Year, the Whitbread Novel of the Year, the Mind Book of the Year and was a runner-up for the Kerry Ingredients Book of the Year.

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MacLaverty’s only missteps are. With Midwinter Break, a moving portrait of retired couple Gerry and Stella Gilmore’s marriage in crisis, Bernard MacLaverty reminds us why he is regarded as one of the greatest living Irish writers.

Through accurate, compassionate observation and effortlessly elegant writing, MacLaverty reveals the long-unspoken insecurities that exist between Gerry and Stella over their four-day holiday in Amsterdam, /5().

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His novels include Lamb, Cal, Grace Notes (shortlisted for the Booker Prize) and The Anatomy School. He has written five books of short stories. Midwinter Break was published in Why I read this book.

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Bernard MacLaverty is a master storyteller, and Midwinter Break is the essential MacLaverty novel: accurate, compassionate observation, effortlessly elegant writing and a tender, intimate, heart-rending story – but it is also a profound examination of human love and how we live together, a chamber piece of real resonance and power.

Bernard MacLaverty lives in Glasgow. He has written five collections of stories and four other novels, including Grace Notes which was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and won the Saltire Scottish Book of the Year Award. He has written versions of his fiction for other media – radio and television plays, screenplays and libretti.

Bernard MacLaverty lives in Glasgow, Scotland. His books include Lamb, Cal, and Grace Notes, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize and won the Saltire Scottish Book of the Year Award.

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