Author Archives: Stephen Boylan

About Stephen Boylan

Stephen worked in the book trade for 15 years. While he now works in film, he still loves to recommend books he is passionate about, and to persuade people to read titles they wouldn't normally try. His heroes are Atticus Finch, Owen Meany, and The Gruffalo, and he spends his spare time trying to see what other people are reading on the bus and in the pub. He lives in Dublin with his husband and their insufficient shelving.

Best Books of 2016

If 2015 was a strong year for LGBT writing, then 2016 truly grabbed the baton and ran with it, says Stephen Boylan.   One of the most welcome (and, for many, most surprising) novels of the year was Graham Norton’s fiction deb...