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Helen Walsh


UK flag (b.1977)

HELEN WALSH was born in Warrington in 1977 and moved to Barcelona at the age of sixteen. Working as a fixer in the red light district, she saved enough money to put herself through language school. Burnt out and broke, she returned to England a year later and now works with socially excluded teenagers in North Liverpool.

Genres: General Fiction
 
Awards
Betty Trask Award Best First Novel nominee (2005) : Brass