May 26

Great article on Requiems for the Departed in the Irish Times

“Irish mythology is wrought with revenge tales, powerful dynasties built on deceit and good old-fashioned crimes of passion,” says Brennan. “The ancient myths contain subjects still examined in today’s crime fiction and as in the best crime fiction out there today, the lines between good and evil are often blurred. Tragic heroes, loveable rogues and charismatic con artists: they all have their parts to play in both crime fiction and Irish mythology.”

The full article can be accessed below:

Prime suspects? The children of Lir