Tag Archives: J.P. Donleavy

A Singular Man

“A rollicking, rambunctious novel . . . sheer pleasure to read . . . shatteringly funny.” —The New York Times Book Review


This sequel to The Destinies of Darcy Dancer, Gentleman finds Darcy desperately departing Dublin as a pauper. But once home amid the leaking, bat-infested…

The Ginger Man

“A triumph of comic writing . . . no contemporary writer is better than Donleavy at his best.” —The New Yorker