Paul Lynch was born in Limerick in 1977, and grew up in Donegal.
His novels are Red Sky in Morning (London, Quercus, 2013/New York, Little Brown, 2013); and The Black Snow (Quercus, 2014).
He was the chief film critic of The Sunday Tribune newspaper from 2007 to 2011, when the newspaper folded. He has written regularly for The Sunday Times on film and has also written for The Irish Times, The Sunday Business Post, The Irish Daily Mail and Film Ireland.
He lives in Dublin.