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Carys Davies

Carys Davies’s short stories have been widely published in magazines and journals, and broadcast on BBC Radio 4. She has won the Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize, the Society of Authors’ Olive Cook Award, the Royal Society of Literature’s V S Pritchett Prize, and a Northern Writers’ Award, and her second collection, The Redemption of Galen Pike, won the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award 2015. She was longlisted for the 2014 Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award, and shortlisted for the 2015 Wales Book of the Year. She lives in Lancaster.