The Crime Writers' Association

Phillips. Louise

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LOUISE PHILLIPS is an author of four bestselling psychological crime thrillers, each shortlisted for Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year. Her second novel, The Doll’s House, won the award in 2013. She teaches creative writing at the Irish Writers Centre in Dublin, and is the recipient of both arts bursaries and writing residencies for literature, as well as being a judge on the Irish panel for the EU Literary Award. In 2015, she was longlisted for the CWA Dagger in the Library Award, and in 2016, RED RIBBONS, her debut novel, was published in the U.S. Her second novel, THE DOLL’S HOUSE, is due for publication in the U.S. in 2017. She is currently working on her latest novel.

Other Awards

2008 Short Listed Molly Keane Memorial Award

2008 Winner in the NWG Awards

2009 Winner of the Jonathon Swift Award

2010 Long Listed RTE Guide/Penguin Short Story Competition

2011 Winner in the Irish Writers Centre Lonely Voice Platform

2011 Long Listed RTE Guide/Penguin Short Story Competition

2011 Short Listed Bridport UK

2012 Shortlisted for Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year – Red Ribbons

2013 WINNER of the Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year – The Doll’s House

2014 Shortlisted for Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year – Last Kiss

2014 Shortlisted for Best Irish Crime Novel of the Year – The Game Changer

2015 Longlisted CWA Dagger in the Library Award

Books by Phillips. Louise

  • Red Ribbons

    Amazon

  • The Doll's House

    Amazon

  • Last Kiss

    Amazon

  • The Game Changer

    Amazon