Jim Perrin having collected his HonorJim Perrinary Fellowship from Bangor University.Jim Perrin is best known as a rock climber and acclaimed travel writer, including contributing to the Guardian Country Diary. Before turning to writing, he worked as a shepherd in Cwm Pennant and has made many contributions to newspapers and climbing magazines. As a climber, he has developed new routes, as well as making solo ascents of a number of established routes.
He has twice won the Boardman Tasker Prize. 'A Snow Goose and other tales' is his first full-length fiction work, bringing together four long stories.