Carys Bray


Her collection Sweet Home won the Scott Prize. Her first novel A Song for Issy Bradley was broadcast on BBC Radio Four.



literary fiction- short stories and novels

Publications & Performance History

Sweet Home (Salt 2012) (short stories)   A Song for Issy Bradley (Hutchinson 2014)

Workshop & Reading Experience

I have experience doing readings and workshops. I have taught creative writing students at BA and MA level. I also mentor other writers as part of the Wo-Mentoring Scheme.


Professor Robert Sheppard Edge Hill University St Helens Road Ormskirk Lancashire L39 4QP

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North West England

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