Join us



Joseph O’Connor

Photo © Urszula Soltys

Joseph O’Connor

Joseph O’Connor’s Star of the Sea was an international bestseller, a New York Times, Economist Notable Book of the Year, and a Sunday Times Number 1 bestseller. It won France’s Prix Millepages, Italy’s Premio Acerbi, the Irish Post Award for Fiction, the Nielsen Bookscan Golden Book Award, an American Library Association Award, the Hennessy/Sunday Tribune Hall of Fame Award, and the Prix Litteraire Zepter for European Novel of the Year. He is the author of nine novels and is the Inaugural Frank McCourt Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Limerick. Shadowplay was named Novel of the Year at the 2019 Irish Book Awards and was a finalist for the prestigious Costa Book Award.

All Joseph O’Connor's books

Upcoming events

Our Spring-Summer 2020 catalog is here!

Latest reviews

  • “O’Connor’s characters are magnificently realized [...] The repartee O’Connor imagines between them is priceless [...] This novel blows the dust off its Victorian trappings and brings them to scintillating life.” Read the full starred review in Publishers Weekly...
    — Publishers Weekly (Starred Review), Feb 13 2020


Join Our Newsletter and receive a FREE eBook!

Stay updated on Europa’s forthcoming releases, author tours and major news.

Are you a bookseller? Click here!