Directory: Piers Torday – Children’s Author

Piers Torday – Children’s Author

Piers’s award winning books include The Last Wild (Shortlisted for Waterstones Children’s Book Prize), The Dark Wild (Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize), and There May Be a Castle. (Nominated for the Carnegie Medal 2018). He is a judge for the 2018 Costa Book Awards. His world premiere stage adaptation of John Masefield’s The Box of Delights recently opened at Wilton’s Music Hall. His latest book, The Lost Magician, will be published in 2018. A Beanstalk Reading Helper, he is also a Trustee of the Pleasance Theatre and the Ministry of Stories, and an Artistic Associate at Wilton’s Music Hall. He can be contacted via twitter @PiersTorday