6 January 2015
Author profile: Liz Nugent
It opens with Oliver Ryan coldly explaining how he has just beaten his wife into a coma.
On leaving school Nugent worked in London as a clerk in a social welfare office, a medical records office, an estate agency and a construction company. After an accident she returned home to Dublin and spent a year in and out of hospital until diagnosed with Dystonia.
She then worked as a stage manager, and joined Riverdance as a production manager in 1997. She later worked on the scripts of the long-running Irish TV soap opera Fair City, during which she began to write short stories, one of which evolved into Unravelling Oliver.
Official author website: Liznugent.ie
Author on Twitter: @lizzienugent
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