ABOUT SARAH


 Image c. Lou Abercrombie

Image c. Lou Abercrombie

Sarah Day is a London based writer and science communicator. Her first novel, 'Mussolini's Island', was published in February 2017 by Tinder Press. It has since won a Betty Trask Award and been shortlisted for the Historical Writers Association Debut Crown Award and the Polari First Novel Prize. In 2019, Sarah will be a Writer in Residence at Gladstone‚Äôs Library.

With a background in the history and philosophy of science, she has also written non fiction for publications including The Guardian, The Vagenda and the British Society for Literature and Science. She is Head of Media Relations and Outreach at the Geological Society of London.