Martina Murphy trained as a drama teacher (she can pronounce ALL her vowels and knows lots about resonance). She has written YA books under the name Martina Reilly, as well as adult novels, with Hachette Irelands and Little, Brown, Something Borrowed, was long-listed for an Impac award (there are no international option publishers). Martina has also written features and comic pieces for the Irish Independent, The Evening Herald and the Kildare Times. Martina lives with her husband and two children in Kildare, Ireland. The Night Caller is her first crime novel.