Sarah Crossan has lived in Dublin, London and New York, and now lives in Brighton. She graduated with a degree in philosophy and literature before training as an English and drama teacher at Cambridge University. The Weight of Water and Apple and Rain were both shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal. In 2016, Sarah won the CILIP Carnegie Medal as well as the YA Book Prize, the CBI Book of the Year award and the CLiPPA Poetry Award for her novel, One. Here Is the Beehive is her first novel for adults.
Sarah Crossan 曾居於都柏林、倫敦和紐約，現居布萊頓。她大學時修讀哲學和文學，畢業後成為了劍橋大學的英文和戲劇導師。她筆下的《The Weight of Water》以及《Apple and Rain》雙雙入選了卡內基獎章。2016年，她憑小說《One》贏得了卡內基獎章、YA Book Prize、CBI Book of the Year award and the CLiPPA Poetry Award等獎項。《Here Is the Beehive》是她首部成人小說。
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