Biography

Heather O'Neill

Photo credit: Julia C. Vona

Heather O'Neill is a novelist, short-story writer and essayist. Her work, which includes Lullabies for Little CriminalsThe Girl Who Was Saturday Night and Daydreams of Angels, has been shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award for Fiction, the Orange Prize for Fiction and the Scotiabank Giller Prize in two consecutive years, and has won CBC Canada Reads, the Paragraphe Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction and the Danuta Gleed Award. Born and raised in Montreal, O’Neill lives there today with her daughter.

Heather O’Neill appears courtesy of Harper Collins Canada.

Works by Heather O'Neill

The Lonely Hearts Hotel
Daydreams of Angels
The Girl Who Was Saturday Night
Lullabies for Little Criminals