The One Memory of Flora Banks

Published internationally by Penguin and available in 25 languages

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My fourth novel for young adults, Things to do Before the End of the World, will be published by Penguin in July 2020. It's set over the course of an increasingly hot summer before the apocalypse, in Britain, Spain and France.

Olivia has always been shy. When global events take away her future plans, and a previously-unknown cousin arrives from the US, she realises she needs to seize life while she still can. But is anything, or anyone, quite what it seems?


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We Hear Voices

A few years ago I couldn’t shake the idea of writing a story about a boy with a voice in his head. The starting point, in fact,…

A stage play

I'm doing something completely new, as an extra writing project, right now: I'm adapting The One Memory of Flora Banks into a stage play. Craig has much…