WorldCat Identities

Flynn, Mannix 1957-

Overview
Works: 3 works in 17 publications in 4 languages and 149 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Crime films  Gangster films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6056.L89, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mannix Flynn
Nothing to say : a novel by Mannix Flynn( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He was always a great actor and talker. Words loved him. Now he's a great writer.' Bono 'Nothing to Say is about childhood - the most difficult of all stories to tell. Few writers attempt it and those who do usually fail. But this novel about a ten-year-old boy is a success, a thrilling evocation of boyhood, it makes you feel what it is like to be a child. It is amazing what - with apparent absolute simplicity - Mannix Flynn packs into every page: suspense, comedy, terror, pit, rage, innocence, lyricism, adventure, dream, accident."--Paul Durcan 'If I had the money I would try to get the fil
James X by Mannix Flynn( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"He was always a great actor and talker. Words loved him. Now he's a great writer.' -Bono. 'James X is like nothing we have seen before. Flynn's use of documents and the interplay between the printed file, his own memories, and the terrible truth that finally emerges creates a brilliantly original mix of theatre, performance art, documentary and direct human encounter. What Flynn wants to give us is a record not of his sufferings but of our collective cruelties and we are forced to take possession of a catalogue of crimes carried out in our name."--Fintan O'Toole, Irish Times. 'Riff after rif
Flick( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack is a small-time drug dealer drifting through Dublin's club sin bins, getting to know the flipside of the Celtic animal first hand. He knows all the moves, but he's bored. Getting restless, he loses his girlfriend and his friends are just procession of hurried faces punctuating his time. Something must give, and it does. When an old friend from Spain shows up with a fresh drug addiction and a dangerous gang of criminals, Jack gets drawn into a world of high crime
 
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Audience level: 0.71 (from 0.57 for Flick / ... to 0.77 for Nothing to ...)

Alternative Names
Flynn, Gerard Mannix 1957-

Flynn, Mannix.

Gerard Mannix Flynn

Gerard Mannix Flynn auteur uit Ierland

Gerard Mannix Flynn autor irlandés

Gerard Mannix Flynn irischer Autor

Герард Мэнникс Флинн

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