KATHRYN FOXFIELD

Young Adult Author

 
 

BIO

Kathryn Foxfield writes dark books about strange things. 


She blames her love of the creepy and weird on a childhood diet of Point Horror, Agatha Christie and Dr Who. She writes about characters who aren’t afraid to fight back, but wouldn’t last 5 minutes in one of her own stories.


Kathryn is represented by Chloe Seager of the Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency. Her YA thrillers GOOD GIRLS DIE FIRST, IT'S BEHIND YOU and TAG, YOU'RE DEAD are published by Scholastic in the UK and Sourcebooks Fire in the US.

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TAG YOU'RE DEAD (UK)

July 7th, 2022

When teen reality star Anton Frazer unveils his latest stunt - a live-streamed, citywide game of Tag in which the prize is to be one of his live-in acolytes - his fans go wild. The whole world is watching.


The contestants are kitted out with smart glasses and GPS trackers, and sent out into night-time London to hunt each other down. Three contestants in particular have alternative motives for being there, secret reasons to want to win despite the risk: money, revenge, and obsession. And one of them will stop at nothing to be the victor at the end of this adrenaline-and-fear fuelled night...


It's The Bachelor meets One of Us is Lying. Perfect for fans of Holly Jackson and Karen McManus. Knife-edge tension and twists you won't see coming...

 

COME OUT COME OUT WHATEVER YOU ARE (US)

December 6th, 2022

Welcome to the reality game show that'll scare you to death! Have you got what it takes to last the night?

On the reality show It's Behind You!, five contestants competing for prize money must survive the night in the dark and dangerous Umber Gorge caves, rumored to be haunted by the Puckered Maiden, a ghost who eats the hearts of her victims. But is it the malevolent spirit they should fear, or each other?

As the production crew ramps up the frights, tensions rise and the secrets of the cast member start coming to light. Each of these teenagers has hidden motives for taking part in the show. But could one of them be murder?

(US version of IT'S BEHIND YOU)

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GOOD GIRLS DIE FIRST (US)

December 5th, 2021

For fans of Karen McManus' One of Us is Lying and films like I Know What You Did Last Summer, comes a gripping thriller about murder, mystery, and deception.


Blackmail lures Ava to the abandoned amusement park on Portgrave Pier. She is one of ten teenagers, all with secrets they intend to protect whatever the cost. When fog and magic swallow the pier, the group find themselves cut off from the real world. As the teenagers turn on each other, Ava will have to face up to the secret that brought her to the pier and decide how far she's willing to go to survive. The teenagers have only their secrets to protect and each other to betray.

Perfect for:

  • 13-18 year-old mystery fans

  • Fans of Karen McManus and Stephen King

 

IT'S BEHIND YOU (UK)

July 1st, 2021

Welcome to the reality game show that'll scare you to death! Have you got what it takes to last the night?

Five contestants must sit tight through the night in dark and dangerous Umber Gorge caves, haunted by a ghost called the Puckered Maiden. But is it the malevolent spirit they need to watch out for or someone closer to home?

As the production crew ramps up the frights, secrets start to be revealed. These teenagers have hidden motives for taking part in It's Behind You! and could some of them be ... murder?


It's Most Haunted meets I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here for fans of Holly Jackson and Karen McManus.

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GOOD GIRLS DIE FIRST (UK)

July 2nd, 2020

Mind games. Murder. Mayhem. How far would you go to survive the night?


Blackmail lures sixteen-year-old Ava to the derelict carnival on Portgrave Pier. She is one of ten teenagers, all with secrets they intend to protect whatever the cost. When fog and magic swallow the pier, the group find themselves cut off from the real world and from their morals. As the teenagers turn on each other, Ava will have to face up to the secret that brought her to the pier and decide how far she's willing to go to survive.


For fans of Karen McManus' One of Us is Lying, Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None and films like I Know What You Did Last Summer.

 

GOOD GIRLS DIE FIRST (OTHER EDITIONS)

GOOD GIRLS DIE FIRST is available in Germany, Italy, Russia and Czech Republic.

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CONTACT

Find me on Twitter and Instagram @kathrynfoxfield or send me an email on kfoxfield (at) gmail.com

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