“I think he was dead before I shot him.”
With these auspicious words begins a murder mystery so utterly unlike any other that it took fifteen of Ireland’s finest writers to bring it to its unlikely conclusion. The plot involves a mad search for the only manuscript of an unpublished novel by James Joyce, and features a stellar cast, including a sadistic sergeant with the unlikely name of Andy Andrews and the unforgettable mob boss Mrs. Bloom, a woman “who had tried everything but drew the line at honesty.” Raucous, raunchy, gratuitously violent, and completely hilarious, Yeats Is Dead! is a diabolically entertaining mulligan stew of a novel. Download and start listening now!