Marian Keyes
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Marian Keyes

Marian Keyes was born in Limerick in 1963, and brought up in Cavan, Cork, Galway and Dublin. She studied law and accountancy before turning to writing. Her first novel Watermelon was published in Ireland in 1995, where it was an immediate, runaway success. Marian Keyes is now one of the most successful Irish novelists of all time and is published in thirty nine different languages. She lives in Dún Laoghaire with her husband Tony. Marian Keyes is the internationally bestselling author of WatermelonLucy Sullivan is Getting MarriedRachel's HolidayLast Chance SaloonSushi for BeginnersAngelsThe Other Side of the Story and Anybody Out There. Her two collections of journalism, Under the Duvet and Further Under the Duvet, are also available in Penguin. Marian lives in Dublin with her husband.

Books by Marian Keyes

Marian Keyes Articles

Your Preview Verdict: Again, Rachel by Marian Keyes

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28 March 2022

Your Preview Verdict: Again, Rachel by Marian Keyes

    A Brilliant Sequel: Read an Extract from Again, Rachel By Marian Keyes

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    23 February 2022

    A Brilliant Sequel: Read an Extract from Again, Rachel By Marian Keyes

      Master Storyteller: Read Our Review of Again, Rachel by Marian Keyes

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      22 February 2022

      Master Storyteller: Read Our Review of Again, Rachel by Marian Keyes

        Marian Keyes Does it Again! Take a Sneak Peek at Grown Ups

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        5 February 2020

        Marian Keyes Does it Again! Take a Sneak Peek at Grown Ups

          Grown Ups by Marian Keyes: Your Preview Verdict

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          4 February 2020

          Grown Ups by Marian Keyes: Your Preview Verdict

            Preview Reviews: Grown Ups by Marian Keyes

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            3 February 2020

            Preview Reviews: Grown Ups by Marian Keyes

              Witty, Engaging and Full of Secrets: A Review of Grown Ups by Marian Keyes

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              3 February 2020

              Witty, Engaging and Full of Secrets: A Review of Grown Ups by Marian Keyes

                Better Reading Preview: Grown Ups by Marian Keyes

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                27 November 2019

                Better Reading Preview: Grown Ups by Marian Keyes

                  Writing Through It: Marian Keyes on the real-life inspiration behind her novels

                  Podcast

                  30 October 2017

                  Writing Through It: Marian Keyes on the real-life inspiration behind her novels