Author details

Gillian Philip

Biography

Gillian Philip lives in the north-east highlands of Scotland with her husband, twins and too many animals. She a full-time writer of Young Adult fiction in several genres including crime, fantasy and horror.

About writer's work

Gillian’s books include BAD FAITH (a dystopian mystery novel), CROSSING THE LINE (a gritty story of teenage gangs), and THE OPPOSITE OF AMBER (a murder story set in a Scottish seaside town). She is the author of the REBEL ANGELS series, a fantasy set in the Scottish Highlands, of which Books 1 and 2 are so far published (FIREBRAND and BLOODSTONE). Her books have also been published in Germany, Turkey and the United States. She ghostwrites fiction for the successful book packagers Hothouse and Working Partners, and has written short educational novels for Evans Brothers including Life of the Party, Mind’s Eye, Sea Fever and Cyber Fever.

Websites featuring the author

www.stridentpublishing.co.ukwww.bloomsbury.comwww.gillianphilip.com

Other work

Darke Academy: Secret Lives (by Gabriella Poole) Hodder, 2009 Darke Academy: Blood Ties (by Gabriella Poole) Hodder, 2009 Darke Academy: Divided Souls (by Gabriella Poole) Hodder, 2010 Life of the Party (Shades) Evans Brothers Ltd, January 2008 Mind’s Eye (Shades) Evans Brothers Ltd, August 2008 Sea Fever (Sharp Shades) Evans Brothers Ltd, November 2008

Email

gillianphilip1@gmail.com

Local authority where they are based

Highland

Local authorities where they can work

Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles), Dumfries and Galloway, Dundee, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Lothian, East Renfrewshire, Edinburgh, Falkirk, Fife, Glasgow, Highland, Inverclyde, Midlothian, Moray, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, Orkney, Perth and Kinross, Renfrewshire, Scottish Borders, Shetland, South Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire, Stirling, West Dunbartonshire, West Lothian, Other

Age groups

5-8, 9-12, Teens, Adults

LL funded

Yes

BRAW network

Yes

Author type

Writer

Language

English

Books written

Mysteries of Ravenstorm Island: The Lost Children

Author(s): Gillian Philip
When Molly and her little brother Jack visit their rich relatives on Ravenstorm Island, Molly feels immediately on edge.
Whatever Lily Wants (Shots from the Heart)

Whatever Lily Wants (Shots from the Heart)

Author(s): Gillian Philip
Lily is perfect and has all the guys after her. Her best friend Carla tends to live in Lily's shadow and gets all her cast-off boyfriends.
A Thousand Words

A Thousand Words

Author(s): Gillian Philip
Georgia is on a mission - a mission to get her mother's painting back. It certainly doesn't belong to Oliviera, her mother's ex-boyfriend!

Next

Edited by Keith Gray. Heaven? Hell? Purgatory? Reincarnation? Ghosts? Buried? Nothing . . .? Some of today's leading writers for teens have come together to ask, what happens after you die?
Bloodstone

Bloodstone

Author(s): Gillian Philip
For centuries, Sithe warriors Seth and Conal MacGregor have hunted for the Bloodstone demanded by their Queen.
Whatever Lily Wants

Whatever Lily Wants

Author(s): Gillian Philip
Lily is perfect and has all the guys after her. Her best friend Carla tends to live in Lily's shadow and gets all her cast-off boyfriends.
A Thousand Words

A Thousand Words

Author(s): Gillian Philip
Georgia is on a mission - a mission to get her mother's painting back. It certainly doesn't belong to Oliviera, her mother's ex-boyfriend!
The Opposite of Amber

The Opposite of Amber

Author(s): Gillian Philip
'They found the fifth girl right after the snow melted ...the place where he left her was winter water, crazed with ice-feathers and dusted with snow.
A Thousand Words

A Thousand Words

Author(s): Gillian Philip
Georgia is on a mission - a mission to get her mother's painting back. It certainly doesn't belong to Oliviera, her mother's ex-boyfriend.
Firebrand (Rebel Angels Series)

Firebrand (Rebel Angels Series)

Author(s): Gillian Philip
It is the last decade of the sixteenth century: a time of religious wars in the full-mortal world.

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