Best known for her work on the Half Bad trilogy of young adult books. She released the first installment, Half Bad, in 2014. In March 2014, it set the Guinness World Record for the most translated book by a debut author prior to its publication.
She had held various jobs prior to discovering her love of writing. She began pursuing writing seriously, and more full-time, in 2010.
She released the second installment of the series, Half Wild, in March 2015. She announced that same year that the third and final installment, Half Lost, would be released in March 2016.
She was born and raised in England.
Her Half Bad series has earned comparisons to JK Rowling's Harry Potter series.