Laura Wood

Represented by Louise Lamont
Laura Wood

Laura Wood is a bestselling author whose first novel won the Montegrappa Scholastic Prize for Children's Writing. She mostly writes for children and young adults, and she also holds a PhD in nineteenth-century literature from the University of Warwick.

She loves Georgette Heyer novels, Fred Astaire films, travelling to far flung places, recipe books, poetry, cosy woollen jumpers, crisp autumn leaves, new stationery, sensation fiction, salted caramel, feminism, Rufus Sewell's cheek-bones, dogs, and lashings of ginger beer.

Latest news about Laura Wood

Book News

THE AGENCY FOR SCANDAL nominated for the Yoto Carnegie Prize

Deal Announcement

Laura Wood's UNDER YOUR SPELL is pre-empted by Simon and Schuster

Deal Announcement

Scholastic invites YA readers to join The Agency For Scandal by Laura Wood

Book News

Laura Wood Nominated For Carnegie Medal