Catherine Kirwan

Genres: Cork | Crime | Fiction | Irish Writing | Novel

Catherine Kirwan grew up on a farm in the parish of Fews, County Waterford. She studied law at UCC and lives in Cork where she works as a solicitor. Her first novel, Darkest Truth published in 2019 was an Irish Times bestseller. Catherine’s second novel Cruel Deeds was published by Hachette Ireland in February 2022. You can follow Catherine on Twitter @catherinekirwan


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Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Places West Cork Islands
RTÉ Supporting The Arts
Maritime Hotel