Christina McKenna is a bestselling Irish author. She's most widely known as a novelist, due to the popularity of the three books that comprise the Tailorstown Trilogy. The first, The Misremembered Man, has sold close to one million copies and been translated into many languages.
She grew up in Draperstown, Northern Ireland. She attended the Belfast College of Art where she obtained an honours degree in Fine Art and studied postgraduate English at the University of Ulster. Christina left Northern Ireland in 1986 and spent a decade teaching abroad. Since then she's lived, worked and painted pictures in Spain, Turkey, Italy, Ecuador and Mexico.