JEN CAMPBELL is an award-winning poet and short story writer. Her debut short story collection, The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night, is published by Two Roads and her children's picture book series about a book-loving dragon called Franklin is published by Thames & Hudson. She is also the Sunday Times bestselling author of the Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops series and The Bookshop Book. She received an Eric Gregory Award, was awarded the Jane Martin Poetry Prize, and her poetry collection The Girl Aquarium is forthcoming from Bloodaxe.
Enchanting and whimsical, curiously beautiful and illuminating - Carys Bray, bestselling author of A SONG FOR ISSY BRADLEYThis book is full of character and magic, and I found myself mesmerised - Claire Fuller, bestselling author of OUR ENDLESS NUMBERED DAYSThese stories are weaved together like silvery fishing nets. Like shimmering, jewel- bright worlds - Helen McClory