Daisy Johnson

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Sisters by Daisy Johnson review – complex and chilling
A lyrical tale of siblings joined by a supernatural bond

Alex Preston

24, Aug, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Sisters by Daisy Johnson review – too close for comfort
The darkly riveting relationship between teenage siblings is explored in a gothic tale from the Booker-shortlisted author

Erica Wagner

12, Aug, 2020 @6:30 AM

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Daisy Johnson: 'It’s not an easy time to be looking at yourself or other people'
Ahead of her latest, unnerving novel Sisters, the youngest ever author shortlisted for the Booker discusses her fascination with horror, family and growing up on Harry Potter

Alex Clark

07, Aug, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Why are we so obsessed with young, successful people like Sally Rooney? | Ammar Kalia
The author’s achievements are considerable – but it’s her talent that matters, not her age, says Guardian journalist Ammar Kalia

Ammar Kalia

14, Jan, 2019 @11:30 AM

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From Hound of the Baskervilles to the Essex Serpent: top 10 folk tales in fiction
Folklore continues to inspire writers like Neil Gaiman and Sarah Perry – as well as online communities with #FolkloreThursday and creepypastas

Dan Coxon

28, Nov, 2018 @11:11 AM

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How I write: Man Booker shortlist authors reveal their inspirations
A former slave’s travels, a violent Swat-team arrest, a war between humans and trees... Esi Edugyan, Rachel Kushner, Daisy Johnson, Robin Robertson, Richard Powers and Anna Burns on the real stories behind their novels

Esi Edugyan, Rachel Kushner, Daisy Johnson, Robin Robertson, Anna Burns, Richard Powers

13, Oct, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Man Booker prize shortlist narrows the field – and also its sights?
The longlist for this year’s award had a daring reach, but the final six contenders return readers to rather more conventional territory

Sian Cain

20, Sep, 2018 @4:55 PM

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Man Booker 2018: Daisy Johnson becomes youngest ever author shortlisted for prize
The 27-year-old British author’s debut Everything Under is up for the £50,000 award, while Michael Ondaatje and the first nominated graphic novel are knocked out

Alison Flood

20, Sep, 2018 @9:41 AM

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Daisy Johnson: ‘When I’m stressed out, I read The Shining’
The Man Booker prize longlisted author on feeling let down by David Foster Wallace, laughing at Ottessa Moshfegh – and the allure of horror fiction

Daisy Johnson

03, Aug, 2018 @9:00 AM

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Everything Under by Daisy Johnson review – a stunning debut novel
Longlisted for the Man Booker prize, this complex story about a troubled mother-daughter relationship creates a strange new mythology

Jeff VanderMeer

26, Jul, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Man Booker prize 2018 longlist includes graphic novel for the first time
Nick Drnaso’s Sabrina, which explores the disappearance of a young woman, ‘does just what good fiction should do’ – and will compete with Michael Ondaatje’s Warlight

Alison Flood

23, Jul, 2018 @11:01 PM

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New voices, but less global: the Man Booker longlist overturns expectations
A graphic novel, a thriller, a novel in verse and new writers including Guy Gunaratne and Sophie Mackintosh make for an exciting list

Justine Jordan

23, Jul, 2018 @4:10 PM

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