By Ronan Bennett
(Simon & Schuster, Paperback, 9780684870366, 336pp.)
Publication Date: September 19, 2000
Ronan Bennett was brought up in Belfast. He is the author of three novels -- The Second Prison, Overthrown by Strangers, and, most recently, The Catastrophist (shortlisted for the 1998 Whitbread Novel Award). He has also written screenplays for film and television. Ronan Bennett lives in London with his family.