Patricia Elliott’s novels range from fantasy and historical for younger YA to the Connie Carew Mysteries for Middle Grade. She has been shortlisted for many awards, including the Branford Boase, Guardian, Calderdale and Wirral. Her novel, Murkmere, has just been reissued in a new edition. She worked in publishing and has an MA in Writing for Children. She loves giving workshops for adults and children and encouraging young people to free their imagination through writing.