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61 Billy OCallaghan

      Billy O'Callaghan was born in Cork on December 9th, 1974, and is the author of three short story collections: In Exile, In Too Deep and The Things We Lose, the Things We Leave Behind. His first novel, The Dead House, was published in Spring 2017, and will appear in the U.S. in the Spring of 2018. Winner of a Bord Gais Energy Irish Book Award in 2013, and runner-up for the 2016 Costa Short Story Award, among numerous other honors, recent stories have appeared in the Chattahoochee Review, the Kenyon Review, London Magazine, Salamander and The Saturday Evening Post, and a long short story, A Death in the Family, is forthcoming as a Ploughshares Solo.