Brendan Mathews

Brendan Mathews, a Fulbright Scholar to Ireland, teaches at Bard College at Simon’s Rock. He has published fiction in Best American Short Stories, Cincinnati Review, Glimmer Train, Virginia Quarterly Review, and was a finalist for the Flannery O’Connor Short Fiction Prize in 2011. He lives in Lenox, Massachusetts.

Books by this Author

'Reminiscent of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay … With the wit of a ’30s screwball comedy, this one grabs the reader from the beginning to its suspenseful climax’. Publishers Weekly starred review

From the opening scene of a shameless Irish charmer posing as a wealthy Scottish lord, this rollicking tale of love, blackmail and betrayal in 1930s New York takes you captive.

Only ten days before Sir Angus McFarquar, aka Irish scamp Francis Xavier...