Kiran Millwood Hargrave
Kiran Millwood Hargrave is an award-winning poet, playwright and bestselling author. Her debut novel The Girl of Ink & Stars won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2017 and the British Book Award's Children's Book of the Year, and was shortlisted for numerous awards, including the Jhalak Prize, the Branford Boase Award and the Little Rebels Prize.
Her second novel, The Island at the End of Everything, was released in April 2017, and has been longlisted for the UKLA awards. Her fourth poetry collection, OE, a retelling of Orpheus and Eurydice in collaboration with the artist Tom de Freston, was published by Bloomsbury in October 2017.
Kiran lives by the river in Oxford with her husband, Tom, and their cat, Luna.