Naomi Wood is the bestselling author of three novels and an upcoming collection of stories. Naomi’s stories have been published in the Washington Square Review, Joyland, S Magazine and Stylist. They have been also shortlisted for the Desperate Literature Prize, the Manchester Fiction Prize, the London Magazine Prize and longlisted for the Galley Beggar Press Prize. Her novels include The Godless Boys, Mrs Hemingway and The Hiding Game. Her first story collection, This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things, will come out with Orion in 2024. She lives in Norwich with her family, and teaches Creative Writing at UEA.