A remarkable novel that could turn out to be huge. the very rich descriptions of a tumultuous young life and emotional reaction to each new situation add up to a cracking good read - Publishing News
Heather O´Neill has written for This American Life and the New York Times. Her first novel, Lullabies for Little Criminals, was shortlisted for the Orange Women´s Prize; her second, The Girl who was Saturday Night, was longlisted for the Baileys Women´s Fiction Prize, and shortlisted for the Giller Prize. Her collection of short stories, Daydreams of Angels, won the Danuta Gleed Literary Award and was also shortlisted for the Giller Prize. She lives in Montreal with her daughter and a chihuahua named Hamlet.