YALC

27th July 2019

I'll be making my third visit to YALC this summer, and I'm on a fantastic panel with Karen McManus, Holly Jackson, MA Bennett and Sif Sigmarsdóttir. YALC has been a highlight of my year since I started writing YA and I look forward to meeting readers, authors and general lovely people there.

Latest book

The Girl Who Came Out of the Woods

A commune hidden from the world. A terrible accident. A lifetime of secrets to uncover. The new YA thriller from Emily Barr.  I've been trapped here for days. What if I die here? I decided to write down my story so that one day, when I'm discovered, they will know who I was and why I was here. Arty has always lived in the Clearing, a small settlement in the forests of south India. But their happy life, hidden from the rest of the world, is shattered by a terrible accident. For the first time in her sixteen years, Arty…