Liz Flanagan

LIZ FLANAGAN writes for children and young adults. She’s currently studying for a PhD in Creative Writing at Leeds Trinity University. Liz lives in Hebden Bridge with her husband and two daughters. She used to be Centre Director at the Ted Hughes Arvon Centre, and previously worked in children’s book publishing.
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Eden Summer (nominated for the Branford Boase Award 2017, nominated for the Carnegie Medal 2017)

David Fickling Books
Agented by Ben Illis, The BIA
Published July 2016
Mentored by Maurice Lyon
IT STARTS like any other day for Jess – get up, draw on eyeliner, cover up tattoos and head to school. But soon it’s clear this is no ordinary day, because Jess’s best friend Eden isn’t at school . . . she’s gone missing. So Jess decides to retrace the summer she and Eden have just spent together. But looking back means digging up all their buried secrets and she starts to question everything she thought Eden’s summer had been about ... A tense and thrilling journey through friendship, loss, betrayal and self-discovery.