Books by David Park

GODS AND ANGELS by David Park
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 6, 2016

"Park's stories render the shape-shifting weight of love with a subtle but emotionally penetrating accuracy."
In 13 stories set mostly in his native Northern Ireland, novelist Park (The Poets' Wives, 2014, etc.) explores the emotional lives of men from youth to old age. Read full book review >
THE POETS' WIVES by David Park
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2014

"The language is gorgeous, the tone exquisitely highbrow, but the result is disappointingly dull."
In parallel but unconnected narratives, Irish novelist Park (The Light of Amsterdam, 2012, etc.) portrays the inner lives of three women—two historic, one fictional—who have devoted themselves to their difficult husbands' creative needs and ambitions. Read full book review >
THE LIGHT OF AMSTERDAM by David Park
Released: Nov. 13, 2012

"Dreary people in a vibrant city."
Three insecure souls spend a weekend in Amsterdam grappling with family problems; the eighth novel from this Northern Irish writer (The Truth Commissioner, 2008, etc.). Read full book review >
THE TRUTH COMMISSIONER by David Park
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 17, 2008

"Intricately constructed and powerful."
Northern Irish writer Park (Swallowing the Sun, 2004, etc.) chillingly and entertainingly envisions the entanglements of a South African-style Truth and Reconciliation tribunal in post-Troubles Belfast. Read full book review >