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Sarah Webb

Sarah Webb has written ten bestselling novels including Always the Bridesmaid, Anything for Love, The Loving Kind and The Shoestring Club (UK, Sept 2012). Her books have been published in many different countries including the US, Australia and Indonesia. She has also written many children’s books, has contributed short stories to several collections including Moments, and has compiled and edited two charity collections of her own, Travelling Light and Mum’s...

Shane Dunphy

Shane Dunphy (also writing as S.A. Dunphy) is the million-selling author of ten books. He is an Irish and London Times bestseller, and the movie adaptation of his memoir, The Boy They Tried to Hide, is in development with Hollywood production company Rumble Films. His series of non-fiction titles, relating the years he spent as a child protection worker, have been internationally successful and sold in translation across several territories....

Shaun Ivory

Shaun Ivory now lives in an English seaside town not unlike Bray, County Wicklow, where he was born and grew up until the age of 16, when he joined the RAF. In a varied and often colourful life he has travelled most of the world; worked in several countries, experiencing the heat of the Middle East and the cold of the North Sea’s oil rigs. He has attended non-graduate courses...

Sheila Bugler

I am a crime fiction writer living in Eastbourne, on the south coast of England. After studying Psychology at UCG, I left Ireland and worked in Italy, Spain, Germany, Holland and Argentina before finally settling in the UK. My novels are published by Brandon Books (part of the O'Brien Press) and also by Droemer Knaur in Germany. When not writing fiction, I provide a range of writing services to aspiring...

Sheila Keegan Groome

Sheila is author of Simply be-The Four Seasons a series of four day books with a new thought every day. "Simply be-Autumn is out in all bookshops and available online.Sheila is a contributor on rollercoaster.ie and producer of a short film of the hidden treasures of Wicklow Town. Sheila grew up in South Dublin in the seventies where television was rare and building ships on tables with large sheets was...

Stephen Shortall

From a young age, Stephen has always been an avid reader and fan of the fantasy genre. Devouring stories told, and later influenced, by many great legends such as Robert Jordan, George RR Martin and Philip Pullman, Stephen began his passion for writing at eleven years old. The youngest of ten, Stephen studied English and Psychology in university before continuing on to complete his master's degree in Old and Middle...

Steve Cummins

Steve Cummins is a stand up comedian, author, radio host and stay at home dad who lives in Rush Co. Dublin with his wife, two sons, dog and cat. Steve is originally from Moyross in Limerick and spent 15 years working with juvenile offenders before changing completely on the birth of his first child. Steve's first book, Where do daddies come from? A pregnancy guide for men was published in...

U. Cronin

Born in the country town of Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland in 1975, I now live in Madrid with my partner and two young daughters and work in a research institute. While I was always a hungry reader and harboured vague notions of being a writer, as a young man writing was the furthest thing from my mind; after leaving school, I did a B.Sc. in Biotechnology in Galway's NUI, an...

Valerie Keogh

Valerie started to write several years ago. She self-published eight crime novels and one psychological thriller before signing a two book contract with Bookouture in March 2018. The first of these, Secrets Between Us, is available now and the second is due in Feb 2019. She is a registered nurse with a degree in English and a Masters in American Literature. Recently she has given up nursing to concentrate on...

Willie Orr

A former shepherd, actor, counsellor, teacher and columnist, Willie Orr was born in Ireland but now lives in Scotland. Willie has published several non-fiction books, Deer Forests, Landlords and Crofters, John Donald 1982; Discovering Argyll, Mull and Iona, John Donald 1990; ‘The Highland Sporting Estate’ in Farming and the Land, John Donald 2011. His regular column in The Scotsman ran from Oct 1990 – Aug 1994 entitled, The Rural Voltaire....