Saci Lloyd is a children’s writer and teacher. She was born in Manchester and raised in Anglesey, Wales. After leaving university for a life of glamour, she has worked at various times as a very bad cartoonist, toured the USA in a straightedge band, run an interactive media team at an advertising agency, co-founded a film company and finally wound up as head of media at a sixth form college in east London. Lloyd’s first novels, the Carbon Diaries series, met with critical acclaim. Her book Momentum was released in 2011, and her latest book, Quantum Drop, was released in February 2013.