The Welsh language, traditional costume, the fiery Welsh dragon, jibes about sheep and passionate rugby fans all mark Wales's individuality, distinguishing it from the other countries in the UK. An insider's look at life in modern-day Wales. -- Welsh Books Council
Fflur Dafydd won the Prose Medal for Literature at the National Urdd Eisteddfod in 1999 and became the first holder of the R S Thomas scholarship. She graduated from the University of Wales Aberystwyth and later gained an MA in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia. As well as writing, she is also a musician.