Adele O’Neill is a writer from County Wicklow on the east coast of Ireland who lives with her husband Alan and two teenage daughters overlooking the Irish Sea. Influenced by writers across all genres, she has a particular fondness for fiction that is relatable and realistic.
Adele is published by Aria Fiction, an imprint of Head of Zeus and is currently writing her third book of a three book contract.
Her debut, the bestseller, Brothers and Sisters, which was published in July 2017 has been awarded The Annie McHale Debut Novel Award 2017. Her second novel, Behind A Closed Door, also a bestseller, launched in March 2018. Her third novel, When The Time Comes, is due for release in 2019.
Praise for Brothers and Sisters:
A gripping highly emotive story of love, survival, dark family secrets and sibling loyalty. ‘Adele O’Neill explores the complexities of familial love and loss, loyalty and betrayal in a remarkable debut novel.’ – Sunday Independent
‘A riveting first novel’ – Belfast Telegraph
Praise for Behind A Closed Door:
An emotionally tense story of love, loyalty, betrayal and revenge. ‘O’Neill is back with an equally gripping sequel and a remarkable ability to get under the skin of her character….page turning prose.’ – Sunday Independent
The emotional side to this book took my breath away – Bernadette Maycock
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