Ausgezeichnet: The Goldsmiths Prize 2016, Ausgezeichnet: Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards - Eason Novel of the Year 2016, Nominiert: The Man Booker Prize 2017, Ausgezeichnet: International IMPAC DUBLIN Literary Award 2018
Mike McCormack is an award-winning novelist and short story writer from Mayo. His previous work includes Getting it in the Head (1996), Notes from a Coma (2005), which was shortlisted for BGE Irish Novel of the Year, and Forensic Songs (2012). In 1996 he was awarded the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature for Getting it in the Head and in 2007 he was awarded a Civitella Ranieri Fellowship. In 2016, Solar Bones won the Goldsmiths Prize and was BGE Irish Book of the Year, was longlisted for the Man Booker prize in 2017 and won the International Dublin Literary Award in 2018.