Eilis Ni Dhuibhne

Eilis Ni Dhuibhne is one of Ireland's foremost writers in both the English and Irish languages. Among her English-language works are The Bray House (1990), The Dancers Dancing, which was shortlisted for the Orange Prize in 2000 and Fox Swallow Scarecrow (2007). Her Irish-language books won Oireachtas prizes in 2000, 2006 and 2008 and both Hurlamboc and Dun an Airgid were shortlisted for Irish language Book of the Year/Gradam Ui Shuilleabhain. Hurlamboc earned an IBBY Award in 2007 ...See more