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  • This Train is for

    Bernie McGill’s award-winning stories have been widely praised for their emotional depth and their lyrical language. She is a writer of profound sensitivity and observation. Her masterful deployment of linguistic precision and economy enables…

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    May 29, 2022
  • Reading Round at Coleraine Library

    What is a Reading Round group?  Reading Round is a unique type of reading group that differs in a number of ways from traditional-style book groups. Each group is run by a published author…

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    June 25, 2021
  • The Nerve Podcast

    Writer Bernie McGill talks to Dr Jenny O’Connor at The Nerve podcast about what a typical day in her life is like, what it has meant to her to contribute to anthologies that highlight the…

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    February 24, 2021
  • Bernie McGill is the author of four books: two novels and two short story collections. She has written audio scripts for heritage projects and stage scripts for theatre. Her second short story collection, This…

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    July 28, 2017
  • About Bernie McGill

    Bernie was born in Lavey in County Derry in Northern Ireland. She studied English and Italian at Queen’s University, Belfast and graduated with a Masters degree in Irish Writing. Her novel The Watch House was…

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    May 8, 2017