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Catherine O'Flynn

Catherine OFlynn is the author of the bestselling debut novel, What Was Lost, which won the Costa First Novel Award in 2007, was short-listed for The Guardian First Book Award, and was long-listed for the Booker Prize and the Orange Prize. Her second novel, The News Where You Are was an Indie Next List selection and was shortlisted for the 2011 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original. She lives in Birmingham, England.
Anthologies edited
Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction Best Book nominee (2007) : What Was Lost
Costa Book Awards Best First Novel winner (2007) : What Was Lost
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (2007) : What Was Lost
Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Writing Best Novel nominee (2011) : The News Where You Are