Candy Gourlay

Candy Gourlay is a Filipino author based in the United Kingdom. She worked as a cartoonist, journalist, press photographer and web designer but all her life has wanted to write books for young people. She is now living that dream. Her debut novel Tall Story won the Crystal Kite Award for Europe and was shortlisted for the Blue Peter, the Branford Boase, the Waterstone's and the UKLA Children's Book Prizes, and was nominated for the Carnegie Medal.