Ronan, Frank

The Men Who Loved Evelyn Cotton
The Men Who Loved Evelyn Cotton. Courtesy

Frank Ronan was born in New Ross, Co Wexford in 1963.
His first novel, The Man Who Loved Evelyn Cotton (London, Bloomsbury, 1989), received the Irish Times/Aer Lingus Irish Literature Prize. His subsequent novels include A Picnic in Eden (Bloomsbury, 1991); The Better Angel (Bloomsbury, 1992); Lovely (London, Sceptre, 1995); and Home (Sceptre, 2002).
His stories are collected as Dixie Chicken (London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1994); and Handsome Men are Slightly Sunburnt (London, Hodder & Stoughton/Sceptre, 1996).
He has lived in France and England

Frank Ronan’s website
Frank Ronan at The National Library of Ireland