My books

I am currently working on my YA novel, THE TERTIARY CODE, with my agent Julie Crisp.

My first novel, BABY X, was published by Mother's Milk Books in 2016 and won an Eric Hoffer First Horizon Award, recognizing superior work by a debut author.


Recent blog posts

I'm interested in creativity, feminism and social justice.

I mainly blog about writing, but also about politics, swimming, podcasts...

Writing goals for Autumn 2018

I love this time of year: back to school and work and a normal routine after the chaos of the summer holidays. And to keep myself from going crazy waiting…

On reworking a book with an agent

I haven't published a blog post for over a year. Instead I've been holed up, avoiding social media, while working on the rewrite of my novel The Tertiary Code. Last…

My #PitMad diary – a practical guide to pitching on Twitter

In early 2016, Authors Publish magazine were looking for a practical how-to article about #PitMad. There was an event on 17 March so I decided to give it a try. This article…


About me

I was born in Kent, and grew up reading John Wyndham and Ursula Le Guin and creating fantastical worlds in my head.

I have lived in Newcastle, London, Chiang Mai and Brighton and am now settled in Sussex where I live with my husband and two sons.

Find out more about me in these author interviews:
Tattooed Mummy’s Wordy Wednesday
The Book Diner with Sharon Zink