Welcome to Anne Griffin’s Website

 

Anne Griffin is the recipient of the John McGahern Award for Literature.

Previously shortlisted for The Hennessy New Irish Writing Award and The Sunday Business Post Short Story competition, Anne’s work has appeared in The Irish Times and The Stinging Fly, amongst others.

Anne’s debut novel, ‘When All Is Said’, will be published in 2019 by Hodder’s Sceptre imprint in the UK and Ireland, and St Martin’s Press’ Thomas Dunne Books imprint in the US and Canada. It will be translated into five other languages.

Praise for ‘When All Is Said’:

“When All Is Said catches a world in a moment. Maurice Hannigan is a wonderful invention, whose bitter-sweet meditations will stay long in the reader’s mind. Anne Griffin has fashioned a rare jewel.” John Banville


“Beautiful. Tearful. Aching and lyrical. So simply and beautifully told.” Louise Penny

“An extraordinary novel, a poetic writer, and a story that moved me to tears.”  John Boyne

 

“Beautifully written, unhurried and thoughtful, and a character you love from the off.” Kit de Waal

 

“A hugely enjoyable, engrossing novel, a genuine page-turner.” Donal Ryan

 

“Anne Griffin’s debut novel is a must read. Beautifully observed, masterful storytelling – stunning!!”  Graham Norton

If you want to get in touch with Anne please visit the contact page.

When All Is Said

Ireland & UK Edition
out 24th January 2019

When All Is Said

US Edition
out 5th March 2019

 

Anne’s debut novel

‘When All Is Said’, will be published in 2019 by Hodder’s Sceptre imprint in the UK and Ireland, and St Martin’s Press’, Thomas Dunne Books imprint in the US and Canada.

It will be translated into five other languages – see about.

Hodder and Stoughton author page: https://www.hodder.co.uk/books/detail.page?isbn=9781473682993

Macmillan, US, author page: https://us.macmillan.com/author/annegriffin/

Praise for ‘When All Is Said’:

When All Is Said catches a world in a moment. Maurice Hannigan is a wonderful invention, whose bitter-sweet meditations will stay long in the reader’s mind. Anne Griffin has fashioned a rare jewel.”

John Banville

“Beautiful. Tearful. Aching and lyrical. So simply and beautifully told.”

Louise Penny

“An extraordinary novel, a poetic writer, and a story that moved me to tears.” John Boyne

“Beautifully written, unhurried and thoughtful, and a character you love from the off.” Kit de Waal

“A hugely enjoyable, engrossing novel, a genuine page-turner.”  Donal Ryan

“Anne Griffin’s debut novel is a must read. Beautifully observed, masterful storytelling – stunning!!”  Graham Norton

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