Hello! I'm Kirsty Logan, a writer of novels and short stories. My books are The Gracekeepers, A Portable Shelter, and The Rental Heart & Other Fairytales.

Press Kit

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Bios:

50 words: Kirsty Logan is a professional daydreamer. She is the author of two novels, The Gloaming and The Gracekeepers, and two story collections, A Portable Shelter and The Rental Heart & Other Fairytales. She lives in Glasgow with her wife and their rescue dog. She has tattooed toes.

100 words: Kirsty Logan is the author of two novels, The Gloaming and The Gracekeepers (awarded a Lambda Literary Award)and two story collections, A Portable Shelter (awarded the Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship) and The Rental Heart & Other Fairytales (awarded the Polari First Book Prize and the Saboteur Award). She is currently working on a collection of short horror stories, a TV pilot script, and a musical collaboration project. She lives in Glasgow with her wife and their rescue dog. She has tattooed toes.

200 words: Kirsty Logan is a professional daydreamer. Her first story collection, The Rental Heart & Other Fairytales (Salt, 2014), won the Scott Prize, the Polari First Book Prize, and the Saboteur Award. Her first novel, The Gracekeepers (Harvill Secker, 2015), won a Lambda Literary Award and was selected for the Radio 2 Book Club and the Waterstones Book Club. Her third book, A Portable Shelter, won the Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship and was published as a limited edition illustrated hardback which sold most of its print run on pre-order. Her next novel, The Gloaming, will be published by Harvill Secker in April 2018. She is currently working on a collection of short horror stories, a TV pilot script, and a musical collaboration project. Her short fiction and poetry has been published in print and online, translated into Japanese and Spanish, recorded for radio and podcasts, exhibited in galleries, and distributed from a vintage Wurlitzer cigarette machine. Kirsty has performed her work at festivals and events all over the world, including Denmark, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Spain, and all over the UK. As well as writing fiction, Kirsty also reviews books and works as a writing mentor for the WoMentoring Project. She lives in Glasgow.