New novel coming June 2021

I’m so thrilled to announce that my next novel, The Cookbook of Common Prayer, will be published in spring 2021 by Allen & Unwin, in the UK and Commonwealth (excluding Canada).  You can read the news of the acquisition in The Bookseller here (paywalled, but non-subscribers can view a few articles per month). The official blurb … Continue reading New novel coming June 2021

British Academy event, 9th Dec

If you’re in or near London, come along on 9th December (6:30pm) to hear me, Sophie Mackintosh (author of The Water Cure), and Season Butler (author of Cygnet). I’m looking forward to chatting with these two terrific writers, and discussing the coals-to-Newcastle challenge of writing dystopian literature in our current political and environmental hellscape. You can book … Continue reading British Academy event, 9th Dec