Lydia Syson

LydiaSysonLydia’s debut novel, A World Between Us, was published in September 2012 by Hot Key Books and was the Highly Commended title in the 2013 Branford Boase first novel award and nominated for the Guardian Children’s Award: ‘an outstanding debut novel for teenagers’ – Guardian. That Burning Summer, set in Romney Marsh in Kent in 1940, was published in 2013, followed by her Carnegie-nominated Liberty’s Fire in 2015. Lydia’s first adult fiction title will be published in 2017 by BonnierZaffre. Lydia lives in London with her husband and four children.