Irish novelist known for his Barrytown trilogy and his standalone novel Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, which received the 1993 Booker Prize. He gained a Bachelor’s level from University University Dublin and worked well for quite some time as a instructor before turning his concentrate to composing. He also published many novels targeted at kids and adults, like the Rover Journeys series. He published a nonfiction publication known as Rory and Ita about his parents. He became an individual friend of fellow writer Dave Eggers.