Skirrid Hill


Skirrid Hill was published in November 2005 and won a Society of Authors Somerset Maugham Award.

Skirrid Hill has recently been made a set text on the WJEC and AQA A level syllabuses.

Praise for Skirrid Hill

‘A gorgeously elegiac volume…beguiling and brilliant’ - Sarah Crown, The Guardian
‘‘Owen Sheers is one of the most exciting new talents around.’ - Carol Ann Duffy


Seren, 2005

‘To read a book for the first time is to make an acquaintance with a new friend; to read it for a second time is to meet an old one’
Chinese Saying