Peter Murphy


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Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Ireland
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Peter Murphy's first novel John the Revelator was nominated for the 2011 IMPAC literary award, shortlisted for the 2009 Costa Book Awards and the Kerry Group Fiction prize. His second novel, Shall We Gather at the River, is published as The River and Enoch O’Reilly in the US.

Peter’s journalism has been published in Rolling Stone, the Irish Times, the Sunday Business Post, The Guardian and Hot Press magazine. He has contributed liner notes to the remastered edition of the Anthology of American Folk Music and is also a regular guest on RTE’s The Works. His short story The Blacklight Ballroom was included in the Faber anthology New Irish Short Stories, edite
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Average rating: 3.56 · 991 ratings · 192 reviews · 56 distinct worksSimilar authors
John The Revelator

3.24 avg rating — 453 ratings — published 2009 — 24 editions
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Shall We Gather at the River

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A Matter for the Jury

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And Is There Honey Still fo...

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Judge Walden: Back in Session

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Walden of Bermondsey

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Calling Down the Storm

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Where There's Smoke: Charli...

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“you should never bet money on a boxer who crosses himself before a fight, because any fighter relying on the grace of god is a dead duck.”
Peter Murphy, John The Revelator

“Let living and love, be one.”
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