Tracy Darnton

Tracy Darnton lives in Bath with her husband and two sons.


Originally a lawyer, she graduated from Bath Spa MA Writing For Young People course with a distinction in 2016. Tracy was shortlisted for the 2016 The Times/Chicken House Children’s Fiction Competition. She also won the Stripes/Bookseller YA Short Story Prize and her winning story was published in their I’ll Be Home for Christmas short story collection in 2016.


Her debut YA thriller, The Truth About Lies is forthcoming from Stripes in 2018.