Mary Pat Kelly

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General Information

Name: Mary Pat Kelly

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: in Chicago, Illinois


Email: N/A

Illinois Connection

Kelly was born and raised in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Mary Pat Kelly is the author of a novel Special Intentions, and nonfiction on subjects as varied as Martin Scorcese and the rescue of Scott O'Grady from Bosnia. In her life, she has been everything from a nun to a documentary filmmaker to a producer of short films for Saturday Night Live. She lives in New York. Her latest book, GALWAY BAY, is a novel based on her own family's immigration story from Ireland to the US.

Published Works

Galway Bay , Grand Central Publishing, 2009

Special Intentions , New Island Books , 2008

Home Away from Home: The Yanks in Ireland , Stackpole Books, 1995

Proudly We Served : The Men of the USS Mason , US Naval Institute Press , 1999

Martin Scorsese: A Journey , Da Capo Press, 2003

Martin Scorsese: The First Decade , Redgrave Pub Co , 1980

Good to Go: The Rescue of Scott O'Grady, from Bosnia, Naval Institute Press, 1996

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Special Intentions

ISBN: 1874597715
Release Date: 1998-01-01

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Martin Scorsese: A Journey

ISBN: 156025470X
Release Date: 2004-08-24

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)

Publicist Information:

Elly Weisenberg, Senior Publicist

Grand Central Publishing

Hachette Book Group

237 Park Ave.

NY, NY 10017

ph: 212-364-1570

fx: 212-364-0941

External Links

Mary Pat Kelly on WorldCat

Mary Pat Kelly on Amazon


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