Beatrice Colin is the author of four novels for adults including The Luminous Life of Lilly Aphrodite (published as The Glimmer Palace in the US) and The Songwriter. Selected by Richard and Judy for their TV book programme, she has been shortlisted for a British Book Award, a Saltire Award and a Scottish Arts Council Book of the Year Award. She also writes short stories, screen and radio plays and for children.
One of her children's novels, My Invisible Sister (with Sara Pinto) has been optioned by Disney in the US. Her novel for children, Pyrate's Boy is written under the name E.B. Colin and is published by Floris Books.
Beatrice is a Lecturer in Creative Writing at Strathclyde University in Glasgow.
Read an interview by David Robinson with Beatrice Colin in The Scotsman