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Michael Collins was born in 1964 in Limerick, Ireland. He is the author of six novels, and two collections of short stories. His work has garnered numerous awards, including a Pushcart Award for Best American Short Stories, The Kerry Ingredients Irish Novel of the Year, along with being shortlisted for The Booker Prize and IMPAC Prize. Collins is also an extreme athlete and has won The Last Marathon in the Antarctic and set a record time in winning both The Himalayan 100 Mile Stage Race and The Everest Challenge Marathon.

If you like Michael Collins you might also like to read books by Colum McCann and Louise Erdrich.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Michael Collins

Midnight in a Perfect Life by Michael Collins
Midnight in a Perfect Life
Michael Collins
From the BOOKER-shortlisted author of THE KEEPERS OF TRUTH comes a brilliantly delivered novel that cleverly intertwines a love story with thrilling suspense. It's dark and yet there's a smattering of black comedy. It's a novel that will make...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2011
Secret Life Of E. Robert Pendleton by Michael Collins
Secret Life Of E. Robert Pendleton
Michael Collins
Murder and literary ambition meet head on in this thrilling and well crafted novel set on a US college campus. Fact meets fiction when a real-life unsolved murder appears to have all the hallmarks of a murder in a novel...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/04/2006

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