Awards and Recognition

  • Shortlisted for the James Tait Black Prize
  • Finalist for the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction
  • Longlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award
  • Longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award
  • Nominated for the Folio Prize
  • Finalist for the John Gardner Fiction Book Award
  • New York Times Notable Book of 2014
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Beowulf Sheehan


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