Bestselling children’s author Lucy Strange lives in the heart of the Kent Downs with her partner and their little boy. Her novels for booklovers aged 9+ include The Secret of Nightingale Wood (2016; Waterstones Book of the Month) and Our Castle by the Sea (2019; Independent Booksellers’ Book of the Month, nominated for the Carnegie Medal, and shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2020).
Lucy’s recent novel The Ghost of Gosswater is a gothic mystery set in the Lake District at the turn of the century: “Addictively spooky” – THE TIMES (Children’s Book of the Week)
Her writing characteristically combines elements of fantasy and magical realism with historical settings: “Superbly balanced between readability and poetry” – THE GUARDIAN
If you would like to have Lucy Strange visit your school or festival, we can help arrange the booking and support your event with signed books, please contact us HERE.