Lucy Strange

After studying English Literature at Sheffield University, Lucy Strange trained at the Oxford School of Drama and worked as an actor, singer and storyteller for some years before becoming an English and Drama teacher. On moving to Dubai, she launched the award-winning blog Homesick and Heatstruck and has worked as a freelance writer for the UAE womens magazine, Aquarius. Her debut novel, The Secret of Nightingale Wood, won the runner-up prize in the Montegrappa First Fiction Competition at the 2014 Emirates Airline Festival of Literature.

Genres: Children's Fiction