Lou Morgan is a scriptwriter and award-nominated adult and YA author. Her first novel, Blood and Feathers – an adult urban fantasy – was published by Solaris Books in 2012 and the follow-up, Blood and Feathers: Rebellion, was released in the summer of 2013.
Her first YA novel, Sleepless, was published by Stripes / Little Tiger Press as part of their Red Eye horror series, while her standalone YA thriller The Opposite of You was published (also by Stripes) in early 2017.
She has appeared at the Bath Children’s Literature Festival and the Edinburgh International Book Festival, and has been nominated for three British Fantasy Awards (Best Newcomer, and twice for Best Fantasy Novel). Her short stories have appeared in a variety of anthologies and she has also written features for magazines including Future Publishing’s SFX Magazine, as well as regularly chairing panels at literary festivals.
In addition to her novels, she was part of the Theatre Royal Bath’s 2017 stage writing group, and has written three hour-long commissioned audio scripts which are in production – two as part of ongoing series and one standalone.
Born in Wales and a graduate of University College London, she now lives in Bath with her family.
Lou Morgan is represented by Juliet Mushens at Caskie Mushens Ltd.