Tadhg Coakley is the award-winning author of five books. His latest book, Before He Kills Again (March 2023) is a thriller and Part 2 of the Tim Collins Series. It is a sequel to Whatever It Takes which was chosen as the 2020 Cork, One City One Book. His bestselling memoir The Game: A Journey into the Heart of Sport (2022) was described in The Irish Examiner as ‘one of the most distinctive, original, beautiful and best books on sport this country has known’. It was shortlisted for the An Post Irish Book Awards. Tadhg’s short stories, articles and essays have been widely published. www.tadhgcoakley.ie

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