Michelle McDonagh has been writing stories since she was a child in primary school. After over 20 years as a journalist freelancing for The Irish Times and other publications, she took a step back from journalism to focus on writing her first novel. Her debut novel There’s Something I Have To Tell You was published by Hachette Ireland on April 13th, 2023.

A Galway native, Michelle now lives in Blarney, Cork. She is married with three children and a very cute cavapoo.

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