• The Moon Sisters is named one of the BEST BOOKS OF 2014 by Library Journal!
  • The Moon Sisters is named one of the BEST BOOKS OF 2014 by BookRiot!
  • The Moon Sisters is named as one of 5 Great Reads for Book Clubs on the Huffington Post.
  • The Moon Sisters e-book reached #10 in ‘Bestselling NOOK Books’ at, and became a Kindle ‘#1 Best Seller’ in Amazon’s Mothers & Children fiction category.
  • The Moon Sisters is named one of the top five must-read books for summer by Yoga Journal.
  • A review for The Moon Sisters is published in The Roanoke Times.

    Wonderful…Walsh, who sets her novel in the remoter and magical regions of West Virginia, constructs a gripping story, rich in thematic texture and narrative technique.”

    You can read the full review, which does a fine job at discussing the story’s understated philosophical underpinnings, HERE.

  • The Moon Sisters is released on March 4th, 2014.
  • A STARRED review for The Moon Sisters was published in Library Journal.

    Walsh has written a beautiful, lush novel fueled by a fairy-tale journey of grief, love, and will-o’-the-wisps. Fans of coming-of-age novels and magical realism will be drawn in and may never want to leave.”

  • STARRED review for The Moon Sisters was published in Booklist on February 15th.

    Both heartbreaking and hopeful, the Moon sisters’ journey is no quixotic quest, and readers will find themselves completely immersed in their transformative search. This magical, moving tale is not to be missed.”

  • Reviews for The Moon Sisters start to appear, including this one from Publishers Weekly:

    [L]uminous…a book packed with invention and rich characterizations.”

  • The Moon Sisters has a film agent: Dana Spector of Paradigm!


  • Die Stimme meiner Schwester is released in Germany.
  • The Last Will of Moira Leahy is named a TARGET Breakout Book.
  • The Last Will of Moira Leahy becomes a RITA finalist for Best First Book, 2010.
  • January Magazine named The Last Will of Moira Leahy one of the best fiction books of 2009.
  • The first lines of The Last Will of Moira Leahy are published in the Sunday edition (10/25) of The Denver Post.
  • Large print rights to The Last Will of Moira Leahy are purchased by Thorndike.
  • The Last Will of Moira Leahy is published on October 13th, and positively reviewed in The Boston Globe.
  • The Last Will of Moira Leahy is featured, along with other fall picks, on Library Journal’s Falling Into Bounty list.
  • Reviews for The Last Will of Moira Leahy start to appear, including these from Publishers Weekly and Library Journal.
  • Foreign rights sell to German publisher, Droemer Verlag, Munich in a four-way auction.
  • Foreign rights sell to Brazilian publisher, Ediouro Publicações.
  • Therese’s deal is mentioned in Liz Smith’s New York Post column.