Caroline Lea grew up in Jersey and gained a first class degree in English Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Warwick, where she now teaches on the Creative Writing degree. The Glass Woman was published in February and is due to be published in 4 other countries. Her fiction and poetry have been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize, the Fish Short Story Competition and various flash fiction prizes. She currently lives in Warwick with her two young children and is writing her next novel. Follow Caroline on Twitter.

A land’s topography speaks of the forces that have formed it and how it has endured; in Iceland, the shape