Sophia Bennett won the Times/Chicken House Fiction competition in 2009 with her first children's novel, Threads, set in the fashion world. The two sequels in the series were published in 2010 and 2011 and Threads has since been published in over a dozen languages. Sophia has also written two contemporary YA titles, The Look and You Don't Know Me. Her new adventure story, The Castle, is out in 2014. Sophia lives in London and is a regular blogger on Wordpress. You can also find her at sophiabennett.com and threadsthebook.com.