Books and Editing
The Glass Shore: Short Stories by Women from the North of Ireland was published in October 2016, and features the work of Rosa Mulholland, Sarah Grand, Polly Devlin, Alice Milligan, Lucy Caldwell, Caroline Blackwood, Bernie McGill, Martina Devlin, Jan Carson and others. It was awarded Best Irish Published Book at the BGE Irish Book Awards in November 2016.
The Long Gaze Back: An Anthology of Irish Women Writers, was published by New Island books in September 2015. It features 30 short stories, including work by Charlotte Riddell, Somerville & Ross, Maeve Brennan, Mary Lavin, Anne Enright, Elizabeth Bowen, Eimear McBride, EM Reapy, June Caldwell and Lisa McInerney and more. It won the Best Irish Published Book at the BGE Irish Book Awards in November 2015. A round-up of radio and print interviews, features, reviews and panel events is here.
In 2012, Sinéad edited the short story anthology, Silver Threads of Hope, (New Island), which featured authors Kevin Barry, Emma Donoghue, Mike McCormack, Colum McCann, Mary Costello, Dermot Healy and Roddy Doyle.