The Big Read Fest

16th May 2020

I'll be talking about writing YA, and doing a sneak preview read from Things to Do Before the End of the World, at this new festival in Redruth, Cornwall, at 3.30 pm. Come along!

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…