author | artist | tarot reader
Moïra Fowley is an author, tarot reader, and part-time witch. She is half-Irish, half-French and lives in Dublin with her two children.
Moïra is the author of three YA novels, including The Accident Season (Penguin), which was shortlisted for the 2015 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize and the North East Teen Book Awards, nominated for the Carnegie Medal and won the inaugural School Library Association of Ireland Great Reads Award.
Her second novel, Spellbook of the Lost and Found (Penguin), was shortlisted for the 2017 Irish Book Awards and her third, All the Bad Apples (Penguin), was shortlisted for the 2019 Irish Book Awards and the Children’s Books Ireland awards 2020. She is also one of the contributors to the Stripes Books Proud anthology (2019), compiled by Juno Dawson.
Her first book for adults, Eyes Guts Throat Bones, a collection of short stories about (queer, female) bodies and the end of the world, is out now, published by W&N/Orion.