Author

Seán Ó Riain

Seán Ó Riain is originally from Cork. He is a former teacher who has written numerous articles both in Irish and English, including the 'Beocheist' column in the Irish Times. He has also written three other books: Seal Le Simon which is based on his experiences in the Simon Community, extracts from which were included in the Leaving Certificate Irish syllabus. He also wrote the controversial title Solidarity with the Travellers, which received wide-spread media coverage on its release in 2000 and ó Bhreith go Bainis, a story in Irish about the lives and loves of young Travellers.