Kiran's writings


Poetry Corner II

It’s been nearly a year since the last poetry corner, so on the back of… Read more »


Grace In the moments of his leaving himself his hands shook and could not take… Read more »

Blackwell’s Children’s Book of the Year 2018

The Way Past Winter was named as Blackwell’s Children’s Book of the Year at Christmas last… Read more »

Kirkus Reviews Books of the Year 2018 and USBBY Outstanding Books List 2019

While re-writing my bio for the US edition of The Way Past Winter (forthcoming from Chronicle… Read more »

Blog: The Deathless Girls

I am beside myself with excitement to finally be able to publicly talk about The Deathless… Read more »

Chapter One…

It was a winter they would tell tales about. A winter that arrived so sudden… Read more »

The Way Past Winter is printed!

Last week, I headed to Chatham in Kent to see The Way Past Winter be bound. It… Read more »

The Guardian chooses The Way Past Winter as one of the 50 biggest books of Autumn 2018!

One of only five children’s books selected. See the full list here. Preorder The Way Past… Read more »

The Literacy Tree selects The Way Past Winter!

And this is just the lovely opening! Read on here. You can pre-order The Way Past… Read more »

The Way Past Winter proofs

Proofs of my third book for kids have arrived! And they are beautiful. These will… Read more »