Reading Thursday, 19 September with Dave Lordan @ 4pm
Central Library, Grand Parade, Cork
Marie-Helene Bertino's debut collection of stories, Safe as Houses received The 2012 Iowa Short Fiction Award, The Pushcart Prize, and was long-listed for The Story Prize and The Frank O'Connor International Short Story Prize. Her debut novel, 2 AM at the Cat's Pajamas, is forthcoming from Crown (Picador UK). She was an Emerging Writer Fellow at New York City's Center for Fiction and currently works as a biographer for people living with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Follow her on Twitter @mhbertino.