LP Fergusson is a writer based in Oxfordshire. She has been shortlisted for several competitions including the Orwell Society Dystopian Short Story Competition and was published by Oxfordshire Libraries in their eBook Short Story Competition. Her novel The Angel was shortlisted for Flash500’s Novel Opening Chapter & Synopsis Competition and her psychological thriller A Serpent’s Tooth was one of three novels to reach the final of the joint Quercus/Psychologies Thriller competition this year. Her wartime novel Dark Barn was Highly Commended in the Caledonia Novel Award 2018. She is the editor of the blog With Love from Graz which was featured on BBC Radio Wales, Radio 2 and the BBC4 programme A Very British Romance with Lucy Worsley.
She was awarded an MA in Creative Writing with Distinction at Oxford Brookes University and won the Blackwell’s Prize for MA Creative Writing 2015. She was also awarded the 2016 Bell Lomax Moreton Prize.