Biography: Anneliese Mackintosh's fiction has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Scotland, and published in UK newspapers, magazines and anthologies including The Scotsman, Edinburgh Review, The Best British Short Stories 2013 and Gutter, as well as US magazines Zygote in my Coffee, Citizens For Decent Literature, and Up The Staircase Quarterly. She was shortlisted for the Bridport Short Story Prize in 2012.
Anneliese Mackintosh’s debut short story collection, ANY OTHER MOUTH, was published by Freight Books in June 2014. It has received incredible reviews including “Mackintosh is a real talent and Any Other Mouth is a remarkable debut” from The Independent, and “beautifully crafted snapshots… one of the UK’s most exciting new voices” from The List. It won the Green Carnation Prize, was shortlisted for the Saltire Society’s First Book Award, in the Best Short Story Collection category for the 2015 Saboteur Awards and Edge Hill Short Story Prize, and longlisted for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award.
Anneliese's debut novel, SO HAPPY IT HURTS, was published by Jonathan Cape in July 2017, and promptly shortlisted for a DIVA Rising Star Award.