I write stories and try to catch hold of the moon.



Winner of the Wolverhampton Children’s Book Award 2020

Wales Arts Review Young People’s Book of the Year 2020

Shortlisted for the Wales Book of the Year 2021

‘A bubbling cauldron of mystical tension.’ Daily Mail’s Best Summer Children’s Reads 2020

Shortlisted for the NE Book Awards 2019

Shortlisted for the Tir n’a n-Og Award 2019

Selected as one of Wales Arts Review’s Welsh Books for Young People – The Best of 2018

Shortlisted for the Family Bookworms Awards for Welsh Authors and Illustrators, MG Book of the Year 2018

‘Brilliant. So atmospheric, and chilling, and gripping, but with real warmth at its heart. Loved the heroine; a character of real complexity, and Eloise Williams’ writing is as shining and beautiful as the book’s title.’ Kiran Milwood-Hargrave

Winner of the Ysgol Bae Baglan Book Awards 2018

Wales Arts Review Young People’s Book of the Year 2017

Shortlisted for the Tir na n-Og Awards 2018

Longlisted for the Shrewsbury Best Book Award 2018

‘A darkly delicious romp through the backstreets of Victorian Cardiff. I loved it!’ Emma Carroll