• "Witty and acerbic...unusual and elegant. She is a writer to watch"

  • "Introduces a new voice in Irish fiction...a quirky, subversive, original wit and an imaginative linguistic fluency which must be interpreted as the consolidation of a new literary maturity"

    Eileen Battersby, Irish Times
  • "In sentence after sentence as cool and clear-headed as the moment a migraine lifts, these pained, precise, disquieting stories restore to us the strangeness of the lives we follow beneath the surface of the lives we lead. The Portable Virgin is a remarkable debut"

    Aidan Matthews
  • "A great new Irish talent which we're bound to enjoy again. I can't wait"

    Irish Indepedent