Caitlin Moran wrote her first novel, The Chronicles of Narmo, at the age of fifteen. She has worked for The Times since she was eighteen as an interviewer, TV critic and columnist including, in the most-read part of the paper, the satirical celebrity column ‘Celebrity Watch’. She won the British Press Awards’ Columnist of The Year in 2010 and, in 2011, the BPA’s Interviewer of the Year and Critic of the Year. Her bestselling memoir, How to be a Woman, won the Galaxy National Book Awards Book of the Year, the Listener’s Choice category at the Irish Book Awards and is published in twenty-five languages. Her novel, How to Build a Girl, was published in July 2014, the film of which, produced by Channel 4 and Monumental Pictures, will be released in 2019. Moranthology was published in 2015 and her collection of essays, Moranifesto, was published in 2017. Caitlin’s latest novel, How To Be Famous, was published in June 2018 by Ebury Press in the UK and HarperCollins in the US.
Caitlin isn’t her real name. She was christened Catherine. But she saw ‘Caitlin’ in a Jilly Cooper novel when she was 13 and thought it looked exciting. That’s why she pronounces it incorrectly: ‘Catlin’. It causes trouble for everyone.
Agent Name: Georgia Garrett