The Gloaming/SHAME


"Intricately plotted" - New York Times, 100 Notable Books of 2016

“Richly textured” - New York Times Book Review, Editor’s Choice

“Ms. Finn’s novel deserves major attention” - New York Times, Books

“A propulsive literary thriller” - Kirkus Literary Review, starred

“Shocking, brilliant” - Publisher’s Weekly, Top 20 best Indie books of 2016

“Subversively creepy” - The Spectator, Best Books of 2015

"Brilliant....This is a pure example of a literary page-turner...written by a very smart author" - Electric Lit

“A book that smashes into you” - The Guardian

"Full of empathy and intelligence" - The Sydney Morning Herald

"Vivid prose" - The New Zealand Herald


Aspen Public Radio, First Draft (audio)

Sophie Buchan, editor at Orion Books (video)

Eric Obennauf, editor at Two Dollar Radio

Kati Heng, Weird Sister

Music Playlist to accompany The Gloaming/Shame, Largehearted Boy (audio)


Away from You

"Promising debut" - Kirkus Literary Review

“A deeply affecting book, with its own atmosphere of strong, unsparing light and brilliant detail”
-Helen Dunmore, Mourning Ruby, The Lilac Tree

“… blends documentary with imagination. The novel has pace and passion and a real point to it,”
-Margaret Foster, Diary of an Ordinary Woman

“A delicately crafted and powerfully evocative novel,”
-Ester Freud, The Sea House, Mr. Mac and Me