Irish novelist and screenwriter known for his novels Lamb, Cal, and Elegance Notes. He went to Queen’s College or university Belfast and was writer-in-residence as many universities: Colleges of Aberdeen, Liverpool John Moores, Augsburg, and Iowa Condition. He also had written radio takes on and libretti and got five quantities of short tales published. He previously four children along with his wife, Madeline. Liam Neeson starred in the film version of his book, Lamb, that he also had written the screenplay.