Lucy Strange is the author of The Secret of Nightingale Wood, a Montegrappa Prize-winning debut that became a publishing sensation in the UK. Described as “startlingly good” by the Daily Telegraph, who included it in their Top 50 Books of 2016, it was a Waterstones Book of the Month, an Amazon Children’s Book of the Year and was shortlisted for the North East Book Award and the Awesome Book Award. The audiobook won the Audie Award for Best Narration by Author.
Lucy’s new novel, Our Castle by the Sea, is set on the Kent coast during the Second World War. It was the inaugural Booksellers’ Association Children’s Book of the Month and a Times Book of the Week.