Des Kirby


To date I have completed one novel called Roseview which is available to buy on Smashwords. Quickie is my first short story collection. I have also published several short stories which are available to read for free on Medium. I write fictional stories but my characters are usually inspired by real life people and scenarios. I’m happy to self-publish but I'd rather have a literary agent on my side as opposed to operating entirely on my own. The search continues....

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Who Killed Martha Mansfield?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Who Killed Martha Mansfield? is a collection of seven fictional short stories with crime and consequence as its central themes. The author takes you on some strange journeys involving Hollywood stars, teenage delinquents, small time Dublin criminals, a road rage psychopath, a frustrated village cop, a terrified parish priest and an angry vengeful chemist.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Comedy/Humor
Short stories about sex, violence, drugs and unrequited love that will make you laugh or shudder.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,670. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Roseview is a chilling novel set during Ireland's Celtic Tiger economic boom. The central character is Deacon Burns, a local psychopath, lurking in quiet suburbia. Bella Myles, the object of his deranged desires, has just returned to Roseview with her new fiancé. Deacon feels possessed by her and in his twisted mind, he convinces himself that by killing Bella he will vanquish his own inner demons.

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chiller    comedy    crime    drama    drugs    erotic fiction    fiction    hollywood    humor    murder    novel    psychological    religion    revenge    robbery guns    sex    sex at work    short stories fiction    short story    suspense    thriller    violence   

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