Nuala O'Faolain (1940-2008) was an Irish journalist, TV producer, and author. She became internationally well-known for her two volumes of memoir, Are You Somebody? and Almost There, and a novel, My Dream of You, all featured on the New York Times bestseller list. She studied at University College Dublin and Oxford University, taught, traveled and worked as a TV producer for the BBC and Radio Telefis Eireann. Nuala O'Faolain split her time between Ireland and New York City.
Praise for Are You Somebody?"You don't want the book to end; it glows with compassion and you want more. More because you know this is a fine wine of a life, richer as it ages." - Frank McCourt, author, Angela's Ashes"This book has to be read." - Zoe Heller, the New York Times Book Review