Roddy Doyle
View books
  • Roddy Doyle was born in Dublin in 1958. His first novel, The Commitments, was published to great acclaim in 1987 and was made into a very successful film in 1991. The Snapper was published in 1990 and has also been made into a film. His third novel, The Van, was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and was also made into a film. Paddy Clark Ha Ha Ha won the 1993 Booker Prize. His most recent novel is A Star Called Henry. He lives in Dublin.

    Photo © Amelia Stein

    ... Learn more

If you like Roddy Doyle, then you'll like:

David Nobbs
View books
Stephen Fry
View books
Donal Ryan
View books