Zoe Heller

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Chip Creek has written an eminently readable debut

An affair is fertile fictional terrain, a loaded gun that offers intrinsic suspense for novel and novelist. From Gustave Flaubert and Graham Greene to(...)

Edna O’Brien

The 2018 Hay Festival, in collaboration with The Pool, published this list of 100 books by women, including works by Iris Murdoch, Edna O’Brien, Maria(...)

Sara Flannery Murphy: The Possessions pays homage to classic ghost stories

From Edgar Allan Poe’s The Tell-Tale Heart to Zoe Heller’s modern thriller Notes on a Scandal, the unreliable narrator is a cherished fictional device(...)

A recent survey carried out in the UK found that 83 per cent of 18-34-year-olds have experienced loneliness. Above, Tanya Sweeney in Dublin recently. Photograph: Alan Betson

This week in Life & Style, we will be exploring loneliness from every angle in our new series, All the Lonely People. We want to hear from (...)

Emily Dickinson: Miss Emily by Nuala Ní Chonchúir, above, (August, Sandstone) looks at the life of the famously reclusive poet through the eyes of 18-year-old Ada Concannon, her Irish maid. Photograph: Emilia Krysztofiak

Things We Have in Common, Tasha Kavanagh (May, Canongate) Yasmin Laksaris is the obese teenage narrator of the English author Tasha Kavanagh’s (...)