Greyhound Literary

Jen Campbell

Jen Campbell is a bestselling author and award-winning poet. She has written ten books for adults and children spanning nonfiction, short stories, poetry and picture books. Her 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, Franklin and Luna, is published by Thames & Hudson, illustrated by Katie Harnett. She is also the Sunday Times bestselling author of the Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops series, and The Bookshop Book. Her poetry collection The Girl Aquarium won an Eric Gregory Award, and the Jane Martin Poetry Prize. She guest lectures on the history of fairy tales and the representation of disfigurement, talks about books on BBC radio, and runs a book club for TOAST. Her podcast BOOKS WITH JEN was an iTunes top 100 podcast, and she runs a Youtube channel where she reviews books, with a following of 60,000. Her latest book, The Sister Who Ate Her Brothers, is forthcoming from Thames & Hudson, in autumn 2021.