Hannah Parry was born in the United States, but grew up in the United Kingdom. She completed the MA in Creative Writing at Birkbeck in 2011. Her short stories for adults, ‘The Chrysalis’ and ‘For What It’s Worth’, have both been published, and her first novel Isabella Rockwell’s War won first prize in the 12+ fiction category at the Winchester Writers Conference in June 2012. She lives in a field outside London, with her husband and daughter and too many pets. She is writing the sequel to Isabella Rockwell’s War for publication in April 2013.