Alice Clark-Platts is a novelist whose crime novels BITTER FRUITS and the bestselling, THE TAKEN, are published by Penguin Random House. THE TAKEN was shortlisted for the Dead Good Reader Awards 2017 for Best Police Procedural. Alice’s short fiction has been published in numerous works. Her latest story, LOST BOY, is included in the crime anthology DEADLIER, edited by the author Sophie Hannah. Alice has lived in Singapore for seven years and has two young daughters.