Ally Carter

Ally Carter is a writer living and working in the Midwest. She loved school so...

Amanda Maciel

Amanda Maciel has worked in book publishing since graduating...

Annabel Pitcher

Annabel Pitcher studied English at Oxford and has since worked as a script writer and an English teacher.

Carrie Firestone

Carrie Firestone loves parties, and all kinds of music, and books about random people doing random things in random places.

Cat Clarke

Cat was born in Zambia and brought up in Edinburgh and Yorkshire, which has given her an accent that tends to confuse people.

Cath Crowley

Cath Crowley was raised in rural Victoria, Australia. She studied professional writing and editing at...

Chloe Bennet

Chloe Bennet is the pen name of Val Hudson, a former publisher and editor responsible for a number of famous bestsellers...

Chris Russell

At the age of thirteen, Chris Russell formed pop/rock band The Lightyears with his best friends from school...

David Almond

David Almond is the best-selling children's and YA author, most recently writing the poetic A SONG FOR ELLA GREY.

Eliza Wass

Eliza Wass comes from Southern California, where she was one of nine perfect children with two perfect parents

Estelle Laure

Estelle Laure believes in love, magic, and  the power of facing hard truths...

Jackson Pearce

Jackson Pearce currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, with a slightly cross-eyed cat and a...

Keris Stainton

Keris Stainton has a magazine journalist background and her finger firmly on the pulse of...

Kody Keplinger

Kody Keplinger wrote THE DUFF when she was just seventeen years old, while she was...

Lauren St John

Lauren St John was born in Gatooma, Rhodesia, now Kadoma, Zimbabwe. At 11, she and her family moved to Rainbow's End farm and game reserve, the subject of her acclaimed memoir...

Lee Monroe

Lee Monroe was born in London, but spent a short time living by the sea...

Lisa Glass

Lisa Glass is the author of the Blue trilogy of teen novels, published by Quercus Children's Books.

Liz Kessler

Liz Kessler studied English at Loughborough University, has worked as a teacher and a journalist and has an MA in Creative Writing from Manchester Metropolitan University.

Louise O'Neill

Louise O' Neill is from Clonakilty, west Cork. Having spent a year in New York working for ELLE magazine, she returned home to Ireland to write her first novel.

Lucy Courtenay

Lucy Courtenay was born in Northern Ireland, went to school in Dorset and studied history at Bristol.

Marilyn Kaye

American born Marilyn Kaye is an experienced teen and pre-teen novelist. She penned the best-selling...

Patrice Lawrence

Born in Brighton to Caribbean parents, living in London, Patrice has been writing since she could...

Robert Muchamore

Robert Muchamore was born in Islington in 1972 and spent thirteen years working as a...

Rosalind Jana

Rosalind Jana is a model and blogger, and has written for British Vogue, The Guardian, Oxfam and Teen Tatler...

Sally Gardner

Sally Gardner is an award-winning novelist from London. Her books have been translated into 22 languages and have sold more than one million copies in the UK.

Sarah Mlynowski

Sarah Mlynowski started writing books when she was three years old. Kind of. She would...

Sarah Moore Fitzgerald

Sarah Moore Fitzgerald was born in New York in 1965 but grew up in Co. Dublin.

Siobhan Parkinson

Siobhán Parkinson is a novelist and one of Ireland's best-known writers for children.

Tess Sharpe

Born in a backwoods cabin to a  pair of punk rockers, FAR FROM YOU is Tess Sharpe's debut novel.