'Capten' by Meinir Pierce Jones
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Set towards the end of Queen Victoria’s reign during the years 1893–95, this novel tells the story of a newly-married couple, Elin and John Jones from Glan Deufor on the Llŷn peninsula, and the tribulations of their family and neighbours living in the small seafaring community. Based on fictionalized family history - the writings and tales of Meinir’s ‘Ffridd family’ as shared by her Aunt Nellie.
Meinir Pierce Jones’ historical novel, won this year’s Daniel Owen Memorial Prize at the National Eisteddfod in Tregaron, Ceredigion.