Sandra Greaves is the author of The Skull in the Wood, a contemporary ghost story set on Dartmoor for readers aged 9-12. Published by Chicken House in September 2013, The Skull in the Wood is Sandra’s first novel. It was nominated for the Brilliant Books Award in 2015, Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2014 and the Shrewsbury Bookfest competition 2014. Sandra was also one of the winners of SCBWI’s Undiscovered Voices competition in 2012.

Born in Edinburgh and now living in Devon, Sandra Greaves keeps several badly-behaved chickens on a smallholding midway between the moor and the sea.

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Twitter: @sandra_greaves