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Author Adrian McKintyAdrian McKinty was born on January 1, 1968 in Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland where he also grew up. He is an Irish crime novelist, blogger, and book reviewer. He studied law at Warwick University and politics and philosophy at Oxford.

In the early 90's, McKinty emigrated to New York City whereheI worked at various odd jobs until 2001 when he moved to Denver, Colorado to become a high school English teacher. In 2008 he emigrated again, this time to Melbourne, Australia with his wife and kids.

McKinty's first crime novel, Dead I Well May Be, was shortlisted for the 2004 Steel Dagger Award. His first Sean Duffy novel, The Cold Cold Ground, won the 2013 Spinetingler Award. The second Sean Duffy novel, I Hear The Sirens In The Street, was shortlisted for the 2013 Ned Kelly Award, the 2014 Barry Award & was longlisted for the 2014 Theakston Best British Crime Novel Award. In The Morning I'll Be Gone (Sean Duffy #3) was picked as one of the top 10 crime novels of 2014 by the American Library Association.

He currently lives in Australia with his family.

Adrian McKinty Book List and Awards
His website: www.adrianmckinty.com
Similar authors: Ken Bruen, Declan Hughes, Stuart Neville, Ian Rankin
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Adrian McKinty Bibliography


Michael Forsythe Trilogy

  1. Dead I Well May Be - 2003
  2. The Dead Yard - 2006
  3. The Bloomsday Dead - 2007

The Lighthouse Trilogy

  1. The Lighthouse Land - 2006
  2. The Lighthouse War - 2007
  3. The Lighthouse Keepers - 2008

Sean Duffy Series

  1. The Cold Cold Ground (Serpents Tail in the UK/Seventh Street Books in the US)
  2. I Hear the Sirens in the Street (Serpents Tail in the UK/Seventh Street Books in the US) 2013
  3. In the Morning I'll Be Gone (Serpents Tail in the UK/Seventh Street Books in the US) 2014
  4. Gun Street Girl (Serpents Tail in the UK/Seventh Street Books in the US) 2015
  5. Rain Dogs (Serpents Tail in the UK/Seventh Street Books in the US) 2016

Stand-Alone Books

  • Orange Rhymes With Everything - 1998
  • Hidden River - 2005
  • Fifty Grand - 2009
  • Falling Glass - 2011
  • Deviant - 2011
  • The Sun Is God (Serpents Tail in the UK/Seventh Street Books in the US) 2014

As Editor
  • Belfast Noir - 2014 with Stuart Neville

Adrian McKinty Awards

  • Spinetingler Award for The Cold Ground - 2013

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