Bog Child

Version: Unabridged
Author: Siobhan Dowd
Narrator: Sile Bermingham
Genres: Fiction, Teen
Publisher: Listening Library
Published In: July 2009
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 8 hours, 43 minutes
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In 1981, the height of Ireland's "Troubles," eighteen-year-old Fergus is distracted from his upcoming A-level exams by his imprisoned brother's hunger strike, the stress of being a courier for Sinn Fein, and dreams of a murdered girl whose body he discovered in a bog.

Author Details

Author Details

Dowd, Siobhan

Siobhan Dowd is married and lives in Oxford. She was born in London to Irish parents, but in her youth spent much time in the family home in County Waterford, then Wicklow town. During a seven-year spell living in New York City, she was named one of the "top 100 Irish-Americans" by Irish-America Magazine and AerLingus for her global anti-censorship work with the writers' organization PEN.