Leigh Kennedy is the author of the highly-regarded novels THE JOURNAL OF NICHOLAS THE AMERICAN, which was nominated for the Nebula, and SAINT HIROSHIMA, as well as many short stories, some of which have been nominated for World Fantasy, Nebula and BSFA awards. Her writing has been translated into German, Finnish, Spanish and Japanese, and in 1998 she received an Arts Council Grant. Her most recent book is a collection of short stories, WIND ANGELS. Leigh is now working on a new novel with others in the planning stages. She lives in Hastings, East Sussex.