Roddy Doyle: Biography
Roddy Doyle was born on May 8th, 1958 and is currently 65 years old. Roddy Doyle was born in Dublin, Ireland.
Roddy Doyle is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 8 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1993 with the novel Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha. The most recently released novel was Love which was released in 2020. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Roddy at this time.
Roddy Doyle has also written the Collections series which has 7 books including Brownbread & War and The Deportees.
Roddy Doyle: Awards & Accolades
Roddy Doyle won the British Book Awards, UK Author of the Year, in 1994.
Doyle's book, Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha won the Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1993.
Roddy Doyle books have also been nominated for multiple awards, The Van was nominated for the Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1991. Bullfighting was nominated for the Audie Award, Best Short Stories or Collections, in 2012.
Roddy Doyle: Author Insights
The highest rated book by Roddy Doyle on Book Notification is Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, a Standalone novel.
The most read book by Roddy Doyle on Book Notification is Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, a Standalone novel.
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Roddy Doyle: F.A.Q
When was Roddy Doyle Born? How old is Roddy Doyle?
Roddy Doyle was born on May 8th, 1958. Roddy Doyle is currently 65 years old.
Where was Roddy Doyle Born?
Roddy Doyle was born in Dublin, Ireland and is Irish.
What awards has Roddy Doyle won?
Roddy Doyle has won the following awards: UK Author of the Year at the British Book Awards (1994).
What book awards has Roddy Doyle won?
Doyle's book, Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha won the award Booker Prize, Best Fiction Book, in 1993.
What was the first book Roddy Doyle wrote?
The first novel written by Roddy Doyle was The Commitments, published in 1987.
What was the most recent book Roddy Doyle wrote?
His most recently released work was Kellie on October 27th, 2022.
Will there be any more books by Roddy Doyle?
Roddy Doyle does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Roddy Doyle written?
Roddy Doyle has written 33 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 3 books in the The Barrytown Trilogy Series, 3 books in the The Last Roundup Series, 4 books in the Rover Adventures Trilogy Series, 1 book in the Elsewhere Collections, 8 Standalone Novels, 1 Short Story/Novella, 7 books in the Collections, 3 books in the 's Childrens Books, 3 books in the Non-Fiction Books.
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