Deborah Kay Davies

Davies, Deborah Kay

Deborah Kay Davies was born in Pontypool, south Wales, and has taught Creative Writing at Cardiff University and the University of Glamorgan. She came to prominence with Grace, Tamar and Laszlo The Beautiful, which won the Wales Book of the Year award in 2009.

Her first collection of poetry, Things You Think I Don’t Know, was published in 2006 (Parthian).

Her stories have been widely published and broadcast on BBC Radio 4, and her first novel, True Things About Me, was published by Canongate in 2010.