Owen Martell  [ United Kingdom ]


Owen Martell Portrait
©:Catrin Wright

Guest 2009.


Cadw Dy Ffydd, Brawd
Gomer Press
Llandysul, 2000

Dyn Yr Eiliad
Gomer Press
Llandysul, 2003

Dolenni Hud
Gomer Press
Llandysul, 2008

Owen Martell was born in Exeter in 1976. After studying at Aberystwyth and Oxford Universities, he spent some time working as a reporter with the BBC. His first novel, »Cadw dy ffydd, brawd«, was Welsh Book of the Year in 2001. His second, »Dyn yr Eiliad«, was short-listed for the same prize in 2004. His latest book is »Dolenni Hud«, a collection of stories published alongside photographs by Simon Proffitt.

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