Abigail Tarttelin

Abigail Tarttelin is a writer, an actress, and the book editor for Phoenix magazine in the UK. Her novel, Golden Boy, received a 2014 Alex Award and was a finalist for the 2014 Lambda Literary Award. She lives in London. Find out more at AbigailTarttelin.com.

Books by this Author

Golden Boy
The Atria Summer 2013 Beach-Read Bag

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Beauty fades but crazy lasts forever. (Thank you, Lee Anna Woodcock of Atria fame!)

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. 'Awesome' and 'sorry'.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. On holiday with my whole family, in the English summertime.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. I really feel for women of the past who had so little freedom. I'm very grateful to be living in our times.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. I don't have children yet, but losing one is still my biggest fear.

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