Thompson, Neville

Neville Thompson
Neville Thompson. Image source

Neville Thompson was born in Ballyfermot, Dublin, in 1961.

His novels include loves Johnser OK? (Dublin, Poolbeg 1997); Two Birds/One Stoned (Dublin: Poolbeg 1999); Have Ye No Homes to Go To? (Poolebeg, 1999); Mama’s Boys (Mullingar, Killynon House Books, 2006); and A Simple Twist of Fate (Killynon House Books, 2007).

His plays include Sex, Lies and Butterflies; For One Night Only, and The Masterpiece, co-written with a Mountjoy Prison inmate; while his work for TV includes Over My Dead Body.

He has also edited Streetwise, the lifestories of Mountjoy prisoners (Dublin, Mainstream Publishing, 2004); and More Streetwise, a collection of stories by inmates from Portlaoise and Midlands Prisons. (Killynon House, 2007).

He lives in Dublin.

Neville Thompson’s blog

The Dublin Quarterly interview with Neville Thompson

Neville Thompson at The National Library of Ireland