Lisa McInerney


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Lisa McInerney’s work has featured in Winter Papers, The Stinging Fly, Granta and BBC Radio 4 and in the anthologies Beyond The Centre, The Long Gaze Back and Town and Country. Her debut novel The Glorious Heresies won the 2016 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction and the 2016 Desmond Elliott Prize. Her second novel, The Blood Miracles, is published by John Murray in April 2017.

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The Glorious Heresies

3.76 avg rating — 6,213 ratings — published 2015 — 35 editions
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The Blood Miracles

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“She had a face like a slapped arse and an arse like a bag of Doritos”
Lisa McInerney, The Glorious Heresies

“The Church creates its sinners so it has something to save.”
Lisa McInerney, The Glorious Heresies: A Novel

“You either need to accept the past as the building blocks that brought you right up to today, or you need to be a better liar.”
Lisa McInerney, The Glorious Heresies

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