Anneliese Mackintosh's short story collection, Any Other Mouth, won the Green Carnation Prize. It was also shortlisted for the Edge Hill Prize, Saltire Society's First Book Award, and the Saboteur Awards, and longlisted for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. Her debut novel, So Happy It Hurts, was shortlisted for a DIVA Rising Star Award. Anneliese's short fiction has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio Scotland, and published in many magazines and anthologies. She has a PhD in Creative Writing.