It’s YALC time again!

29th July 2018

I went to YALC for the first time last summer and it was amazing. I'd never been anywhere like it before - so many passionate readers, so many books, and a signing queue like no other. I can't wait to be back there. I'll be there on the Sunday, doing a panel about travelling and writing at 11am, and a workshop with the fantastic Will Hill and Caroline Carpenter at 3pm.

Latest book

The One Memory of Flora Banks

As I’ve been writing for years and have thirteen books out in the world, I never expected that I’d be announcing a debut all over again. However, here it is: The One Memory of Flora Banks is my debut book for young adults. I started writing this as a thriller for adults, but as the story unfolded I realised that it was actually something quite different from anything I had previously written. I wrote it over the course of a couple of years, entirely as a labour of love as I had no idea whether anyone would ‘get’ it or…