Emma Healey

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Emma Constance C Healey
Born (1985-02-27) 27 February 1985 (age 34)
London
OccupationWriter
NationalityBritish
Alma materLondon College of Communication (BA)
University of East Anglia (MA)
Notable awardsCosta Book Award (2014)
Betty Trask Award (2015)
Website
emmahealey.co.uk

Emma Healey (born 27 February 1985)[citation needed] is a British novelist. Her debut novel, Elizabeth is Missing (2014) won the annual Costa Book Award, Best First Novel.[1][2]

Born in London, Healey completed a foundation year at Central Saint Martins before graduating with a BA in Book Arts and Crafts from the London College of Communication.[3] She graduated from the University of East Anglia with an MA in creative writing (prose fiction) in 2011.[4]

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

  • 2014: Elizabeth is Missing
  • 2018: Whistle in the Dark

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Costa Book Awards: Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey wins coveted first novel award". The Independent. Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  2. ^ Vincent, Alice (5 January 2015). "Wartime adaptation of Five Children and It wins in Costa Book Award categories". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 20 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Shortlist for the 2014 Costa Novel Award" (PDF). Retrieved 5 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Best-selling author praised for depiction of dementia". The Guardian. Retrieved 5 January 2015.

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