Media Coverage

of the wainwright prize

Planet Pod Interviews
2020-07-30

Podcast interviews with each of the Wainwright Prize shortlistees 2020

Inspiration and insights from Wainwright Prize 2020 shortlisted authors

The Guardian Dara
2020-09-08

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
2020-11-10

We’re in a golden age of nature writing

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

The Irish Times
2020-09-08

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
2020-09-08

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
2020-09-08

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