Patrick Radden Keefe

Patrick Radden Keefe is an American writer and investigative journalist. He is the author of several books, including 'Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland,' which received critical acclaim and won multiple awards. Keefe's work often explores themes of crime, conflict, and the legal system, and he has contributed to The New Yorker and other prominent publications.


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  1. 1. Say Nothing

    This book is a gripping exploration of the Troubles in Northern Ireland, focusing on the disappearance of Jean McConville, a mother of ten who was abducted by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) in 1972. The narrative weaves together the stories of several key figures in the IRA, including Dolours Price, an IRA member who became disillusioned with the organization, and Brendan Hughes, a former IRA commander. The book delves deep into the political and personal complexities of the conflict, revealing the long-lasting trauma and moral ambiguities that continue to haunt those involved.