Search - List of Books by Bernard MacLaverty

Bernard MacLaverty is an Irish writer. He was born in Belfast on 14 September 1942, and lived there until 1975 when he moved to Scotland with his wife, Madeline, and four children (Ciara, Claire, John, and Jude). He has been a Medical Laboratory Technician, a mature student, a teacher of English and, for two years in the mid 1980s, Writer-in-Residence at the University of Aberdeen.

MacLaverty was educated at St Malachy's College and Queen's University in Belfast, and has written the novels Cal, Lamb, a novel about faith, relationships and ultimately, love. Grace Notes, which was shortlisted for the 1997 Booker Prize, and The Anatomy School. He has also written five acclaimed collections of short stories, the most recent of which is Matters of Life & Death.

Cal was adapted for the screen by the author in 1984 starring Helen Mirren and John Lynch (Mark Knopfler composed the film soundtrack). He also adapted Lamb for the screen starring Liam Neeson, with a soundtrack by Van Morrison.He has written versions of his fiction for other media - radio plays, television plays, and screenplays. In 2003 he wrote and directed a short film "Bye-Child" (BAFTA nominated for ‘Best Short Film’) and more recently wrote the libretto for one of Scottish Opera’s Five:15 series - ‘The King’s Conjecture’ with music by Gareth Williams.

He has lived in Scotland since 1975, and currently lives in Glasgow.

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Total Books: 78
Midwinter Break A Novel
2017 - Midwinter Break a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780393609622
ISBN-10: 0393609626
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Midwinter Break
2017 - Midwinter Break (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781911214212
ISBN-10: 1911214217
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Woman from the North
2009 - The Woman From the North (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781857692334
ISBN-10: 1857692330
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Matters of Life and Death
2007 - Matters of Life and Death (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099493037
ISBN-10: 0099493039
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Matters of Life and Death Stories
2006 - Matters of Life and Death Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780393057164
ISBN-10: 039305716X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Work The  Scotsman  /  Orange  Short Story Collection
2006 - Work the Scotsman / Orange Short Story Collection (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781904598831
ISBN-10: 1904598838
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Meine ersten Kirchenlieder
2005 - Meine Ersten Kirchenlieder (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783815738832
ISBN-10: 3815738830
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The Anatomy School
2003 - The Anatomy School (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393324570
ISBN-10: 0393324575
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Cal
2002 - Cal (Other)
ISBN-13: 9788446014546
ISBN-10: 8446014548
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The Anatomy School
2002 - The Anatomy School (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780676974454
ISBN-10: 0676974457
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Annas Lied
2001 - Annas Lied (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783453172036
ISBN-10: 3453172035
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Lamb
2000 - Lamb (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780099284598
ISBN-10: 0099284596
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Grace Notes
1998 - Grace Notes (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780393318418
ISBN-10: 0393318419
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Secrets and Other Stories
1997 - Secrets and Other Stories (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099773610
ISBN-10: 0099773619
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Great Profundo and Other Stories
1997 - The Great Profundo and Other Stories (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780099773719
ISBN-10: 0099773716
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Walking the Dog And Other Stories
1996 - Walking the Dog and Other Stories (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393314533
ISBN-10: 0393314537
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Walking the Dog And Other Stories
1995 - Walking the Dog and Other Stories (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393037586
ISBN-10: 0393037584
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Geheimnisse und andere Erzhlungen
1992 - Geheimnisse Und Andere Erzhlungen (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783257224986
ISBN-10: 3257224982
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New Windmills The Best of Bernard MacLaverty
1990 - New Windmills the Best of Bernard Maclaverty [New Windmills] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780435123659
ISBN-10: 0435123653
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1989 - Andrew Mcandrew [Young childrens fiction] (Paperback)Hardcover
A Time to Dance and Other Stories
1989 - A Time to Dance and Other Stories (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140108095
ISBN-10: 0140108092
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New Windmills Cal
1988 - New Windmills Cal [New Windmills] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780435123369
ISBN-10: 043512336X
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1982 - A Time to Dance [And Other Stories] (Hardcover)Paperback
The Bernard Maclaverty Collection [New Longman Literature] (Paperback)
Maclaverty Bernard [Writers in Brief S] (Paperback)
Columba [Storyline Scotland] (Paperback)