The Visitor | Colin Barrett | Granta Magazine

The Visitor

Colin Barrett

‘The dog was some sort of overbred weedling with a ribcage fine-boned as a chicken’s, a wizened rat’s face and a goony, perpetually bloodshot stare that made Dev Hendrick want to punt the thing over the garden gate.’

Colin Barrett

Colin Barrett grew up in County Mayo, in the west of Ireland. His story collection Young Skins was awarded the Guardian First Book Award.

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