Mimi Thebo - Author
'...captures an authentic teen voice...the writing is hauntingly beautiful.'
'Empathetic, vivid and humane...'
'A skilled storyteller...'
'Not for the faint-hearted... expert rite-of-passage...'
'...movingly explores the interconnectedness of our minds, bodies, spirituality and physical environment...'
Mimi Thebo is a Carnegie-longlisted author for children and teens. Her work has been translated into twelve languages, adapted for a BAFTA-winning BBC film, illustrated in light and signed for deaf children by ITV. Born in the USA, she is based in SouthWest England, where she is Reader in Creative Writing at the University of Bristol and a Royal Literary Fellow.