About Chantelle Atkins
Chantelle Atkins was born and raised in Dorset, England and still resides there now with her husband, four children and multiple pets. She is addicted to both reading and music, and is on a mission to become as self-sufficient as possible. She writes for both the young adult and adult genres. Her fiction is described as gritty, edgy and compelling. Her debut Young Adult novel The Mess Of Me deals with eating disorders, self-harm, fractured families and first love. Her second novel, The Boy With The Thorn In His Side follows the musical journey of a young boy attempting to escape his brutal home life and is currently being developed into a 5 book series. She is also the author of This Is Nowhere and a collection of short stories related to her novels called Bird People and Other Stories. Chantelle has had multiple articles about writing published by Author’s Publish magazine, and is also a reviewer with Underground Book Reviews. Her latest novel, a YA dystopian was released August 2017 and won a Chill With A Book Readers Award in January 2018.