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 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…