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Therese Walsh

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Therese Walshs second novel, The Moon Sisters, was published in hard cover on March 4th, 2014 by Crown (Random House). Her debut, The Last Will of Moira Leahy, was named one of January Magazines Best Books of 2009, was nominated for a RITA award for Best First Book, and was a TARGET Breakout Book.

Therese is the co-founder of Writer Unboxed, a site thats visited daily by thousands of writers interested in the craft and business of fiction.

Before turning to fiction, she was a researcher and writer for Prevention magazine, and then a freelance writer. Shes had hundreds of articles on nutrition and fitness published in consumer magazines and online. She has a masters degree in psychology.

Aside from writing, her favorite things include music, art, crab legs, Whose Line is it Anyway?, dark chocolate, photography, unique movies and novels, people watching, strong Irish tea, and spending time with her husband, two kids and their Jack Russell.
Non fiction
Rita Awards Best First Book nominee (2010) : The Last Will of Moira Leahy

Therese Walsh recommends
The Life You've Imagined (2010)
Kristina Riggle
"A richly woven story laced with unforgettable charcters... A beautiful book."
The Salt House (2017)
Lisa Duffy
"One of the best human portraits I've read in a novel--Lisa Duffy's The Salt House masterfully depicts a family stuck in the cracks of unhealed wounds and profiles complex behavior with stunning clarity. You'll need to make room on your keeper shelf for this beautiful debut."

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