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Kevin O’Connell

Kevin O'Connell is a native of New York City, the descendant of a young officer of what had—from 1690 to 1792—been the Irish Brigade of the French army, believed to have arrived in French Canada following the execution of Queen Marie Antoinette in October of 1793. At least one grandson subsequently returned to Ireland and Mr. O'Connell's own grandparents came to New York in the early twentieth century. He holds...

Kim Hood

KIM HOOD grew up in British Columbia, Canada. After earning degrees in psychology, history and education, she wandered through a few countries before making the west coast of Ireland home. Her eclectic work experience in education, therapy and community services has presented endless opportunity to observe a world of interesting characters. She has always had a passion for trying to understand life from the perspective of those on the fringes...

Krissy V

I hated English at school! Really hated it! I gave up on English Literature in fourth year because I hated writing stories; couldn’t make them up to save my life. I hated writing precis and I was horrendous at grammar. Having lived in Norway when I was younger, English was my second language. When I received my iPad six years ago I started reading on the kindle app and wrote...

Larkin Cunningham

I am a writer and lecturer (computer science) living in Cork. My first novel, The Murk Beneath, was published in December 2016 and is the first in the Mickey Bosco series of crime novels set in Cork. The second in the series, The Heavens Above, will be published later in 2017. I am married and have a young son who makes sure that life is never dull. My upbringing as...

Laurence O’Bryan

Award winning Irish crime/mystery writer & social media evangelist who won't shut up. The Jerusalem Puzzle, from Harper Collins, available now worldwide. The Istanbul Puzzle, the first in the series was published in early 2012. The Istanbul Puzzle has been sold for translation into 9 languages including Polish, Norwegian, Spanish, Italian, Greek & Turkish. The Istanbul Puzzle was also shortlisted for Irish Crime Novel of 2012 at the Irish Book...

Lia Mills

Lia writes novels, short stories, essays and an occasional blog. Her first novel, Another Alice (1996) was nominated for the Irish Times Irish fiction prize. Her second novel Nothing Simple (2005) was shortlisted for the Irish Novel of the Year. In Your Face (2007), a memoir of her diagnosis of and treatment for oral cancer, was named as a favourite book of 2007 by several critics and writers. Her third...

Lissa Oliver

Lissa's first novel was the award-winning fictionalised biography of the Roman Emperor Nero, but since then she has written three thrillers, set in the horseracing world in which she has worked all her life. Chantilly Dawns and Gala Day were Number One and Two in the same bestseller list for a period. She is an award-winning racing journalist, specialising in staff and horse welfare, and is current Editor in Chief...

Liz Nugent

Liz Nugent has written extensively for broadcast over the last ten years including live tv drama, soap opera, radio drama and a children's animation series. Unravelling Oliver is her first novel. It is to be published by Penguin Ireland in March 2014 and is currently available in German under the title Die Sunden Meiner Vater published by Lubbe. She is currently working on her second novel, provisionally called Liars. Liz...

Lynn Buckle

Professional Artist, Author, Poet, Teacher, campaigner for social justice and women's rights. The Groundsmen is Lynn Buckle's debut novel, published by Epoque Press. UK and Irish Book Tour 2018/19 and author talk 'Myth, Narrative and Social Change in the Contemporary Novel'

M. J. Tuohy

M. J. Tuohy is an Irish novelist who lives and works (and writes) in County Cork, Ireland. He is married with one daughter. The First Sign - a spine-tingling mystery, set in a complex world - is his debut Novel and is strongly influenced by his two other great loves, mystery and history.