Author Annia Lekka (1988) was born in Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1968, and grew up in London, UK. After Campion, she obtained a BA (Hons) in Theatre Design from Central Saint Martin's College of Art and Design and was awarded a scholarship by the Royal West of England Academy for research studies in Nepal. She has worked as a set and costume designer in Athens and London, and was also the stage manager for five years at the Athens Concert Hall. In 2008 she gained an MA in Creative Writing (with Merit) from Lancaster University.
You can read about Annia's novels here http://www.annialekka.com/ and read an interview with the author here https://darkagefiction.wordpress.com/2014/10/10/an-interview-with-author-annia-lekka/