The Guts (novel)
|Media type||Print Hardback & Download|
|Preceded by||The Barrytown Trilogy|
Jimmy Rabbitte is back with some old friends, but time has moved on for all of them. The man who created the soul band, The Commitments, is now forty-seven, with a loving wife, four children, and bowel cancer. He is not dying, he thinks, but he might be.
In November 2013, the novel was named Novel of the Year at the 2013 Irish Book Awards.
- "Review: The Guts, By Roddy Doyle". The Independent. 17 August 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013.
- "The Guts by Roddy Doyle - review". Guardian. 18 August 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013.
- "Roddy Doyle wins Novel of the Year". RTÉ News. 27 November 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013.
- "Inside story: Roddy Doyle's got the Guts for awards glory". Irish Independent. 27 November 2013. Retrieved 27 November 2013.