Cassandra Parkin

Author of THE SUMMER WE ALL RAN AWAY (2013), THE BEACH HUT (2015), LILY'S HOUSE (2016), THE WINTER'S CHILD (September 2017) and UNDERWATER BREATHING (May 2018)

Cassandra Parkin grew up in Hull, and now lives in East Yorkshire. Her short story collection, New World Fairy Tales (Salt Publishing, 2011), won the 2011 Scott Prize for Short Stories. UNDERWATER BREATHING is her fifth novel.

Praise for Cassandra Parkin:

'…a wonderful writer with a painterly eye for detail... There are some brilliant twists.' Wendy Holden, Daily Mail

'Fresh. Original. Spell-binding.' Jane Corry

'…pulled me in from the first page and wouldn't let me go.' Heidi Perks

'Unexpectedly dark and dream-like. I loved the twists.' Natalie K. Martin

'A beautiful, rich, haunting and addictive masterpiece… I'll never forget it.' Louise Beech


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