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  • CRASH! How I Lost a Hundred Billion and Found True Love (Kindle Single)
    CRASH! How I Lost a Hundred Billion and Found True Love (Kindle Single)
    by Julian Gough

    The UK Kindle Single #1 hit.

    Jude lives in a henhouse with no roof, that he bought for ten million euro, at the height of the Irish property bubble. One day, his mortgage is rated the debt in Europe most likely to default... The political and financial elite of Europe arrive, with a plan: help Jude put a roof on his henhouse, stabilize his debt, and reassure the markets. It all goes horribly wrong.

    "This novella is very funny – laugh-out-loud at times…Gough is one of our most talented satirists" — The Irish Independent

  • Jude in London
    Jude in London
    by Julian Gough

    Shortlisted for both the Guardian's Not The Booker Prize, and the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize, Jude in London is an epic, comic exploration of the bizarre love triangle between language, consciousness, and reality. Which is all very well, if you're into that sort of thing.

  • Jude: Level 1
    Jude: Level 1
    by Julian Gough

    Shortlisted for the 2008 Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction.

    The novel's prologue won the biggest prize in the world for a single short story - the BBC National Short Story Prize.

    "Sheer comic brilliance" - The Times

    "The best comic novel I've ever read" - Tommy Tiernan

    "Could be the finest comic novel since Flann O'Brien's The Third Policeman" - The Sunday Tribune

  • Juno and Juliet
    Juno and Juliet
    by Julian Gough

    My first novel, of which I am very fond. The adventures of teenage twin sisters Juno & Juliet, in their first year away from home. Life, love and literature, in Galway and Tipperary.

     

    "Like Roddy Doyle in an extremely good mood" - The Washington Post

    "A modern, at times brilliantly ironic reworking of the classical fairytale, with nods to Shakespeare, Austen and Beckett." - Literary Review

    "Hugely entertaining" - Vogue

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Forum (Talk Talk Talk...) > Julian, Julian, Julian

Jude Level One: a masterpiece; joyous; on a par with that policeman who came after second but before next but one, and then some.

Level Two: what's left yer? Why's nothing delivered? Where is it, ye great idjeet? Is it lying part-done, left sad, on some Pee See? Or perhaps ye've lost the faith, it's left yer with nothing left..?

Speak man, speak. And tell. And recount...
September 21, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterTimothy
It exists, Timothy! It has just been ferociously delayed, mostly by me. I did a lot of new writing for it, and still have some edits to go. But we are entering the final furlongs. It will be called Jude in London, it will have illustrations, and it should be published by Old Street some time in the first half of next year... Thanks for caring, and for the disguised comparison to The 3rd P*******n...
September 23, 2010 | Registered CommenterJulian Gough
Ah Bless ye!

Havin' been away and about and not here, I can now see it is there in the window of the shop, like in the place with those ca-nals; all be-stockinged and be-jewelled, as it were, and I'm about to ask it "How much?" and "How far?"... And I'll let ye know how we get on, your new book and meself, in our quiet moments in the comfy place with sheets and the harder place with windows and the other places with their benches, sofas, lights, drinks, coffees, and what-naught...

Away and rest with ye now! 'Tis done, and finished, and - likely - grand...
November 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterTimothy