Writer William Trevor dies aged 88
William Trevor, the Irish novelist, playwright and short story writer, has died at the age of 88, his publisher has announced.
Penguin Random House Ireland tweeted: "We regret to announce the death of William Trevor, one of Ireland's greatest writers."
It added: "We extend our deepest condolences to his family."
Trevor won the Whitbread Prize in 1994 and has been shortlisted four times for the Man Booker Prize.
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