Sharon Tregenza

SHARON Tregenza was born and brought up in Cornwall but has since lived in many places including, Cyprus, Dubai, Sharjah and Wales. Her debut novel, Tarantula Tide won the Kelpie’s …

Mike Lancaster

MIKE Lancaster lives in Cambridge with his wife, kids, dogs, cats, horses, the Leopard Geckos, and somewhere in between the zoo-keeping he writes stories. His first novel, 0.4 was published …

Ruth Hatfield

RUTH Hatfield lives in Cambridge, however as a field archaeologist she is often to be found in far flung locations around the world. Ruth has been writing stories for most …

Christina Collins

CHRISTINA Collins is the author of After Zero, a debut middle grade novel that was published by Sourcebooks in the USA in 2018. Christina’s stories and poems have appeared in …

Sam Gayton

SAM Gayton lives by the sea in Margate. In 2009 he completed the Writing for Young People MA at Bath Spa University and not long after published his first book, …

Donna David

DONNA David grew up in the West Midlands in a house full of noisy siblings, fun parents, mad aunties and maggots (her dad is a fisherman). She’d often be found …

Giles Paley-Phillips

GILES Paley-Phillips grew up on the south coast and left school at 16 to join a band, the highlight of which was performing at Glastonbury festival. Giles turned to writing …

Helen Brandom

HELEN Brandom is a former primary school teacher who has written for the stage as well as TV and radio. Her TV commissions include series episodes for Granada Television, Carlton …

Rachel Valentine

RACHEL Valentine was born in Kent and grew up in both the UK and Germany. She read psychology at Warwick University, then physiotherapy at Brunel. She then practiced as a …

Titania Krimpas

TITANIA Krimpas trained in drama and theatre arts at the University of Birmingham and Central School of Speech and Drama. Before studying for an MA in Writing for Children at …

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