MEMOIRS OF A HALF-IRISH CHILDHOOD
IN his new memoir, The Sailor in the Wardrobe (2006), Hugo Hamilton continues his account of his half-Irish childhood he began in The Speckled People (2003).
HAMILTON Hugo [1953-] Memoirist, novelist, short-story writer. Born in Dublin, Ireland. NOVELS Sad Bastard (1998); Headbanger (1996); The Love Test (1995); The Last Shot (1991: winner of the 1992 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature); Surrogate City (1990) STORIES Dublin Where the Palm Trees Grow (1996) MEMOIRS The Sailor in the Wardrobe (2006); The Speckled People (2003)