Seamus Heaney

Seamus Heaney

Seamus Heaney was born in Castledawson on April 13th, 1939 and passed away at the age of 74 on August 30th, 2013.

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Seamus Heaney Stats: The most read book by Seamus Heaney on Book Notification is 100 Poems, a Collection. The second most read book is Opened Ground: Poems, 1966-1996, a Collection.

Below is a complete list of Seamus Heaney books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1966
2
1969
3
1972
4
1975
5
1979
6
1980
7
1980
8
1984
9
1987
10
1988
11
1990
12
1991
13
1995
14
1996
15
1996
16
2001
17
2002
18
2006
19
2010
20
2014
21
2014
22
2019

List of Plays in Publication Order

List of Seamus Heaney Anthologies in Publication Order

Seamus Heaney: Biography

Seamus Heaney was born on April 13th, 1939. Seamus passed away August 30th, 2013 at 74 years old. Seamus Heaney was born in Castledawson.

Seamus Heaney was the author of the Seamus Heaney Collections series which consists of 22 novels. The Seamus Heaney Collections series started in 1966 with the novel Death of a Naturalist. The most recently released novel in the Seamus Heaney Collections series was 100 Poems which was released in 2019. There are no upcoming novels for the Seamus Heaney Collections series.

Seamus Heaney also wrote the Plays series which has 2 books including The Cure at Troy and The Burial at Thebes.

In 2000, Seamus Heaney was nominated for the "Professional" award, a World Fantasy Special Award for the new translation of Beowulf .

Seamus Heaney: Awards & Accolades

Seamus Heaney won the St. Louis Literary Award, Distinguished Figure in Literature, in 1998.

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Seamus Heaney: F.A.Q

When was Seamus Heaney Born?

Seamus Heaney was born on April 13th, 1939.

When did Seamus Heaney die?

Seamus Heaney died on August 30th, 2013 at 74 years old.

Where was Seamus Heaney Born?

Seamus Heaney was born in Castledawson.

What awards has Seamus Heaney won?

Seamus Heaney has won the following awards: Distinguished Figure in Literature at the St. Louis Literary Award (1998).

What was the first book Seamus Heaney wrote?

The first novel written by Seamus Heaney was Death of a Naturalist, published in 1966.

What was the most recent book Seamus Heaney wrote?

His most recently released work was 100 Poems on August 20th, 2019.

How many books has Seamus Heaney written?

Seamus Heaney has written 24 books. 22 books in the Collections, 2 books in the Plays.

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