O’Brien Press Launch Party

On the 20th April, a launch party was held to celebrate the release of The Dead House. The book was officially launched by acclaimed playwright, novelist and poet Frank McGuinness.

Coming Soon: The Dead House

Published by Brandon Books, an imprint of O’Brien Press, The Dead House will be available this coming May 2017. Attemptingto rebuild her life after a violent relationship, Maggie Turner, a …

Costa Short Story Award 2016

Billy O’Callaghan was shortlisted for the 2016 Costa Short Story Award, with his short story, The Boatman. The story was awarded second place, and you can read it or listen …

Cill Rialaig Residency

Billy was recently awarded a writing residency at Cill Rialaig Arts Centre in Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry, on the 18th – 27th February.