September 20, 2020

Signed Copies Of The Godmothers

Thanks so much to my friends at Northern Books in Castlemaine, Victoria for not only hosting an online event with me on Oct 21st, but also for offering a limited number…

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September 19, 2020

Not Long To My Australian Tour

I’m now counting down the days until my Australian tour in October for The Godmothers. I’ll be doing lots of in-person events here in South Australia and many Zoom events…

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September 14, 2020

Revisiting The Trip Of A Lifetime

It’s Week 12, the final week of my look back at my 12 earlier books in the run-up to my new novel, The Godmothers, coming on 29 September in Aust/NZ…

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September 11, 2020

The Godmothers First Review

Thanks so much to Mercedes Maguire, book blogger @mercsbooknook and journalist with Sydney’s Daily Telegraph for this pre-publication review. You have made my day! “Reading this book was like getting…

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September 10, 2020

Looking Back At Hello From The Gillespies

It’s Week 11 of my look back at my 12 earlier books in the run-up to my new novel, The Godmothers, coming in October in Aust/NZ and Jan 21 in…

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September 2, 2020

The Inspirations Behind The Godmothers

The question I’m most often asked about a new novel is ‘what inspired it?’ With The Godmothers, the seeds were planted by two family stories. One is from my childhood, the second…

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June 11, 2017

My Trip Of A Lifetime

One of the great things about being a writer is it is such a portable occupation. I spend many hours alone in my attic in Dublin writing my novels, but…

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December 11, 2014

Family Secrets, Christmas Letters, and Hello From The Gillespies

Years ago, a young Monica McInerney was working as a publicist on a book tour for Roald Dahl, a year before he died. She was in a hall filled with…

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