Claire McFall is a former English teacher whose first book, Ferryman, won the Scottish Children's Book Award and was long-listed for both the Branford Boase Award and the Carnegie Medal. She is also the author of Black Cairn Point, published in the US as The Last Witness, which won the inaugural Scottish Teenage Book Prize. Claire McFall is from Scotland and now lives in Colorado.
Praise for Ferryman:
'Touching, often funny and sometimes harrowing... The 39
Steps crossed with The Lord of the Rings.'
- The Guardian