Agent: Nicola Barr

Lucy Christopher

Lucy Christopher is the international bestselling author of STOLEN, FLYAWAY, and THE KILLING WOODS. Her forthcoming novel for young adults, STORM-WAKE, will be released in 2018. She grew up in Australia, but moved to the UK to earn an MA, as well as PhD, in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University. Lucy now works as Senior Lecturer at Bath Spa University.

STOLEN won many international awards including the Branford Boase, Gold Inky, Prix Farniente and a Printz Honor Award. STOLEN was also shortlisted for the Prime Minister's Literary Awards, the CBCA Award for Older Readers, and the Carnegie Medal. FLYAWAY won an International Reading Association Award, and was shortlisted for the Costa Prize, Waterstones Prize, Prime Minister's Literary Awards, and longlisted for the Carnegie Medal. THE KILLING WOODS has been nominated for the Carnegie Medal and shortlisted for the Leeds Book Award. Lucy is co-writing the screen adaptation of STOLEN, and is currently working on her fifth novel for young adults, as well as a novel for adults.