Chris is an award winning author who has had 25 books published in the UK and many other countries over the past 12 years with Hodder, Bloomsbury and Puffin, including 3 in 2018. She mainly writes for children, teens and young adults, though she is writing a novel for adults at present. Prior to writing full time, Chris was an English teacher for many years.

Recent Publications
  • Trouble Next Door - Bloomsbury, January 2018
  • A boy called Ocean - Hodder, June 2018
  • Trouble on the Farm - Bloomsbury, August 2018
Awards and residencies
  • Young Minds - Over past 10 years
  • Shortlisted for Queen of Teen twice -
  • Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Kyba books awards -
  • Currently shortlisted again for Kyba Book Award -
Current Events and Projects
  • Adult novel - currently working on it