Vanessa Savage is a graphic designer and illustrator and lives by the sea in South Wales with her husband and two daughters.
Her debut novel The Murder House was bought at auction by Sphere in the UK and Grand Central Publishing in the US and will publish as a lead title in early 2019.
She has twice been awarded a Writers’ Bursary by Literature Wales, most recently for The Murder House.
She recently won the Myriad Editions First Crimes competition and her work has been highly commended in the Yeovil International Fiction Prize, short listed for the Harry Bowling Prize, and the Caledonia Fiction Prize.
She has also had short stories published in various magazines and anthologies, and broadcast on radio as a highly commended winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Competition.