Kevin Power

Books by this Author

On a late August night a young man is kicked to death outside a Dublin nightclub and celebration turns to devastation. The reverberations of that event, its genesis and aftermath, are the subject of this extraordinary story, stripping away the veneer of a generation of Celtic cubs, whose social and sexual mores are chronicled and dissected in this tract for our times. The victim, Conor Harris, his killers - three of them are charged with manslaughter - and the trial judge share common childhoods...


Author Revealed

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. The condition of being halfway through writing a novel and knowing exactly how to get it finished.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I secretly want to be a film director. But I hear you have to get up at 5am all the time. Too early for me.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Jason Compson in Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury. A truly convincing monster.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, honesty, honesty.