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Heather O'Neill

Biography

Heather O’Neill is a Canadian novelist, poet, short-story writer, screenwriter and essayist. Lullabies for Little Criminals, her debut novel, was published in 2006 to international critical acclaim and won Canada Reads. It was shortlisted for both the Governor General’s Award for Fiction and the Orange Prize for Fiction. She has since published the novel The Girl Who Was Saturday Night and the short story collection Daydreams of Angels, both of which were shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize in consecutive years. The collection was also shortlisted for the Paragraphe Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction. Born and raised in Montreal, O’Neill lives there today with her daughter.

Works by Heather O'Neill

  • the-lonely-hearts-hotel
  • lullabies-for-little-criminals
  • daydreams-of-angels
  • the-girl-who-was-saturday-night

Upcoming Author Events

  • Tuesday, February 07
  • 7:00 PM
  • The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill will be featured on/at:
  • Drawn & Quarterly, Montreal QC,
  • Wednesday, February 08
  • 7:00 PM
  • The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill will be featured on/at:
  • Bram & Bluma Appel Salon, Toronto Reference Library Toronto ON,
  • Thursday, February 09
  • 7:00 PM
  • The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill will be featured on/at:
  • Hamilton Winterfest, The Staircase Theatre, Hamilton ON,
  • Friday, February 10
  • 8:00 PM
  • The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O'Neill will be featured on/at:
  • Delta Hotel, Novel Idea, Kingston ON,