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.