Rob Doyle's highly acclaimed first novel, Here Are the Young Men, was chosen as 2014 book of the year by The Irish Times, Sunday Times, Sunday Business Post, and the Independent.

His fiction, essays, and criticism have appeared in The Dublin ReviewThe Stinging FlyThe Irish Times, Sunday Times, Sunday Business PostGorse, Dalkey Archive’s Best European Fiction and elsewhere.

His second book, This Is the Ritual, was published in January 2016 (Bloomsbury / Lilliput).