Schmidt Happens is the nineteenth novel in Paul Howard's 'Ross O'Carroll-Kelly' series. Ross books - annual No 1 bestsellers - have sold over one million copies, are annually nominated for the Popular Fiction prize at the Irish Book Awards - where they have won the prize an unprecedented three times - and are also critically acclaimed as satirical masterpieces. One of the series - The Oh My God Delusion - was chosen as Ireland's favourite book in Eason's 125th birthday poll.
Paul Howard is the bestselling author of the Ross O’Carroll Kelly books, a humorous and satirical series about the exploits and misadventures of a fictional rugby jock who lives in South Dublin.
The soon to be 19 novels included in the O’Carroll Kelly series have sold a combined one million copies, and have won three Irish Book Awards.
Paul is also a prolific writer of non-fiction. He has written several books including ‘I Heard the News Today’, a biography of Tara Browne, the Irish-born heir to the Guinness empire, which was awarded the Best Non-Fiction award at the Irish Book Awards in 2015.
Additionally, Paul has penned four enormously successful plays including ‘Postcards from the Ledge’, and he wrote the music and lyrics for ‘Anglo: the Musical’ and ‘Copper Face Jacks’, two musicals which had sell out runs.
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