Gail Honeyman


An author from Glasgow and the recipient of Scottish Book Trust’s Next Chapter Award 2014, Gail Honeyman ‘s short fiction has been longlisted for BBC Radio 4’s Opening Lines, shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and published in New Writing Scotland.


The opening of her debut novel, Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine, was shortlisted for the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize 2014. It was published by HarperCollins / HarperFiction and Penguin Random House / Viking / Pam Dorman Books in May 2017, becoming an instant Sunday Times bestseller and has also been optioned for film by Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine.