Louise Nealon is a writer from Co. Kildare. She studied English Literature in Trinity College Dublin, and then completed a Masters in Creative Writing at Queen’s University Belfast in 2016. In 2017, she won the Seán Ó’Faoláin International Short Story Competition. Her short stories have been published in The Irish Times, Southward and The Stinging Fly.
Her debut novel Snowflake was published in May 2021, and was a number one bestseller in Ireland. Television and film rights for Snowflake have been sold to Element Pictures. Louise is currently working on her second novel.