Adrian Mckinty

About

Adrian McKinty is an Irish writer of crime and mystery novels and young adult fiction, best known for his Sean Duffy novels. He is a winner of the Edgar Award, the Ned Kelly Award, the Barry Award, the Audie Award, the Anthony Award and has been shortlisted for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger, the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award and the Grand Prix de Littérature Policière.

Autobiography for Quais du Polar

Adrian McKinty a grandi à Belfast durant le conflit nord-irlandais. Après des études à Oxford, il est parti aux USA dans les années 1990. Il a été ouvrier de chantier, vendeur et enseignant. Il a publié son premier polar en 2003 et remporté deux fois le Edgar Award.

Adrian McKinty grew up in Belfast during the Northern Irish conflict. After studying at Oxford, he left for the USA in the 1990s. He was a construction worker, salesman and teacher. He published his first thriller in 2003 and won the Edgar Award twice.

Favorite “noir”

livre : American Death Trip, James Ellroy et Le Cartel, Don Winslow

film : True Detective Saison 1, Nic Pizzolatto

auteur :  Jim Thompson

auteur : Venus in Furs, The Velvet Underground