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Kirsty is the author of two books for teens, UNDEAD and UNFED published by Chicken House, and also OGRES DON'T DANCE, for children 7+, published by Andersen Press.
Kirsty originally trained as an actor at the Guildhall in London. She co-founded and ran one of the UK's leading children's touring theatre companies and has written several plays and pantomimes which have been produced in the UK and North America.
Originally from the north east of England and having spent most of her adult life in London, Kirsty is currently based in Boston, Massachusetts - which is much more difficult to spell. She lives with her husband, daughter and son, who give her all her best ideas.