Irish Book Awards

Marita Conlon-McKenna

Pics by Geraldine Woods taken 1st September 07 Marita Conlon McKenna I could have guessed Marita was an author by the wonderful descriptions she gave me as directions to her beautiful home in Stillorgan, aptly titted "Homewood", there I captured the lady herself surrounded by her fabulous flowers and artworks

Marita Conlon-McKenna is a hugely successful Irish writer. Her first novel for children, Under the Hawthorne Tree, sold over 250,000 copies in the Irish market alone.
Her debut adult novel, The Magdalen, was a number one bestseller.
Marita lives in Dublin with her husband.

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Author Photo: Geraldine Woods

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