Media Coverage

of the wainwright prize

Planet Pod Interviews

Podcast interviews with each of the Wainwright Prize shortlistees 2020

Inspiration and insights from Wainwright Prize 2020 shortlisted authors

The Guardian Dara

Diary of a Young Naturalist hailed as ‘astute and candid’ by judges, who call for the book to be added to national curriculum

Interview: Natural talent: the 16-year-old writer taking the world by storm

INews 2020 – Golden Age

We’re in a golden age of nature writing

a more inclusive range of voices is bringing the genre to life

The Irish Times

Dara McAnulty, 16, wins Wainwright Prize: ‘Miraculous things can happen’

Judges call for Diary of a Young Naturalist to be listed at once on the national

Channel 4 – Dara

Prize-winning teenage author Dara McAnulty: ‘I want to see young people writing about nature’

Autistic teenager Dara McAnulty is the youngest ever winner of a major literary

BBC NI News Dara

NI schoolboy Dara McAnulty 'stunned' after literary prize win

A 16-year-old boy from Northern Ireland has won a major UK literary prize. Dara