Cynan Jones is the author of five novels, published in over 20 countries. He has won the Wales Book of the Year Fiction Prize and the Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Award (for The Dig), a Betty Trask Award (for The Long Dry), and the BBC National Short Story Award, for which he is on the 2019 judging panel.
His short stories have appeared in a variety of anthologies and in journals and magazines including Granta and The New Yorker. He has also written an episode of the hit crime drama Hinterland, a collection of tales for children, and stories for BBC Radio. His latest work, Stillicide, is a collection of twelve short stories commissioned by Radio 4 and published by Granta in October 2019.
Cynan is the RLF Writing Fellow at Aberystwyth University, and a recently elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.
The Long Dry 2006
Everything I Found on the Beach 2011
Bird, Blood, Snow 2012
The Dig 2014
Stillicide Upcoming 2019
Hinterland Series III
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