Kiran Millwood Hargrave writes stories.

Her books include The Girl of Ink & Stars, which was the winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017; The Island at the End of Everything, which was shortlisted for the Costa Children’s Book Awards 2017, amongst others; and The Way Past Winter, which won the Blackwell’s Children’s Book of the Year Award 2018.

Kiran’s first YA novel, The Deathless Girls, a reimagining of the origin stories of the so-called ‘brides of Dracula’, is now available for preorder. Her debut book for adults, The Merciespreviously titled Vardø, was subject to a 13-way auction and called ‘unquestionably the book of the 2018 London Book Fair’ by The Bookseller. The Mercies will be published by Picador in February 2020.