About

Julie Anderson is a writer and author.

Her two book series set in southern Spain during the 13th century is the Al Andalus series. The first of these, Reconquista, was long listed for Mslexia Children’s Novel 2016. The second, The Silver Rings was published in 2018.  She has also written a collection of linked short stories – The Village; A Year in Twelve Tales.  For four years she edited The Story Bazaar Compendium, an annual collection of articles, reviews and short fiction by varying contributors to The Story Bazaar web-site.

Julie is Chair of Trustees of Clapham Writers the not for profit organisation responsible for the Clapham Book Festival, an annual celebration of books and reading in south London. She also curates literary events elsewhere in London, such as at the Lambeth Country Show and Storytelling at the Crystal Palace Overground Festival.

Born in Worcestershire, Julie lives in Clapham, south London. She is currently working on her next novel.