Kiran Millwood Hargrave

Kiran Millwood Hargrave is an award-winning poet, playwright, and bestselling author. 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. Her debut The Girl of Ink & Stars won the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2017 and was voted the British Book Award’s Children’s Book of the Year. It 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 since been shortlisted for the Blue Peter Award 2018 and the Costa Children’s Book Award 2018, and nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2018.

Kiran lives by the river in Oxford with her husband, Tom, and their cat, Luna.

www.kiranmh.co.uk
Photo credit: Oli Clubb

Bibliography

The Way Past Winter

The Way Past Winter

Chicken House, 2018
The Girl of Ink and Stars

The Girl of Ink and Stars

Chicken House (UK), Knopf (US), 2016