Lucy Atkins is an award winning bestselling British author. Her novels The Missing One (2014), The Other Child (2015), and The Night Visitor (2017) are published by Quercus. She has also written seven non-fiction books, two of which have won national awards. Many of her books are published internationally.
Lucy has a background in journalism. She is a literary critic for The Sunday Times and has written features for UK newspapers and magazines including The Guardian, The Times, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph, Red, Woman & Home and Grazia. She chairs events at literary festivals including The Cheltenham Literature Festival and The Oxford Literary Festival, and regularly talks about books on BBC Radio Oxford.
Lucy has lived with her husband and three children in both Seattle and Boston and is now based in Oxford, UK.