Gabriel Byrne says: “Home is where the books are.”

Writers are readers. Not when they are writing, perhaps, but most of the time, you will find them reading. Thinking about reading. And writing. Thinking about what to read next. Talking to friends about the latest books, the best books, the books to avoid like the–oh, do we say “plague” […]

It’s Contest Time!

I know, I know! As a Byrneholic, you have already read Gabriel Byrne’s new memoir, Walking With Ghosts. More than once. Am I right? Well, I have and I’m sure many of us have fallen under the spell of his intricate prose and remarkable images on multiple occasions. It is […]

WALKING WITH GHOSTS: Now in Paperback

Scheduled to be released in the UK by Picador on September 30, the paperback of Gabriel Byrne’s hugely successful memoir, Walking With Ghosts, has a new cover and a new synopsis, too! Here is the synopsis from the official Picador page for the book: Born to working-class parents and the […]

Clifden Arts Festival

Award-winning actor Gabriel Byrne joined Des Lally to speak about his new book, Walking With Ghosts, and to read selected extracts from this highly acclaimed memoir and to have a conversation. This interview was part of the Digital Events section of the annual Clifden Arts Festival, held in Clifden, County […]

Gabriel Byrne Talks With Elvis Mitchell

I realize that many of you are not native speakers of English and so some of Gabriel’s Zoom and audio interviews are not very accessible to you. But here is one that IS! Earlier this month, Gabriel spoke at length with the always intriguing American film critic and visiting lecturer […]

WALKING WITH GHOSTS: Three Ways

Video, audio, and text: Gabriel Byrne crosses the media lines to bring us his story. But first– Don’t forget! This Thursday, February 25, 7:00 pm EST is the McNally Jackson Independent Booksellers conversation with Gabriel and bookstore founder Sarah McNally. A ticket to this Zoom conversation is only $5.00, so […]