Louise Nealon is a writer from County Kildare, Ireland. She received a degree in English literature from Trinity College Dublin in 2014 and a Master’s degree in Creative Writing from Queen’s University Belfast in 2016. Her debut novel, Snowflake was released in May 2021 and won the Newcomer of the Year Award at the An Post Book Awards 2021. Snowflake has been translated into several languages. TV and film rights have been optioned by Element Pictures. Louise is currently working on her second novel.