10 sep 1963
Marian Keyes was born September 10, 1963, in Limerick, Ireland. Marian Keyes began writing short stories before completing her first novel.
Marian Keyes has also spent time in a rehabilitation clinic for alcoholism and has been alcohol-free since leaving the clinic in 1994. She began writing the first short stories 4 month before she finally quitted drinking.
For Marian Keyes writing has been a good friend her books are published worldwide and have been translated into twenty-nine different languages. Marian Keyes has sold millions of copies with Rachel's Holiday (a story of a young drug-addicted woman) alone selling more than 3 million copies.
Humor is an important part of Marian Keyes novels…and life, being a bit melancholic humor has a protective effect, and it's the Irish way to tell stories.
Marian Keyes is a former accountant- studied at the university college in Dublin - and she also studied the law, but she never became a lawyer. She is married to Tony (since 1995), they have no children.