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Holly Seddon

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Holly Seddon is a full-time writer, living in the heart of Amsterdam with her family. Holly has written for newspapers, websites and magazines since her early 20s after growing up in the English countryside, obsessed with music and books.

Holly became a national and international bestseller with her debut, TRY NOT TO BREATHE, in 2016 and followed it in 2017 with DON'T CLOSE YOUR EYES.
LOVE WILL TEAR US APART was published in June 2018.

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Holly Seddon I'm currently working on my second book. It's not a follow-up to Try Not To Breathe and I'm really enjoying getting to know this new set of…moreI'm currently working on my second book. It's not a follow-up to Try Not To Breathe and I'm really enjoying getting to know this new set of characters.

Like Try Not To Breathe the action takes place across several decades, so I get to make hundreds of Spotify playlists and Pinterest boards of the clothes and locations. Definitely a perk. (less)
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I'm delighted that Love Will Tear Us Apart made the longlist for the Guardian's Not The Booker award.

The reading public get to vote on which of the 140 books goes through to the shortlist and I'd dearly love it if you would consider voting for my book!

It's really simple, just click through to read the article and find out how to vote.

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“Time is not a good healer. Time is a blank page on which the left behind scribble their regrets and their confessions.”
Holly Seddon, Try Not to Breathe

“When I woke up this time, the dream was still hanging around me, caught in my sheets and my hair.”
Holly Seddon, Try Not to Breathe

“There's so much we don't know, but as soon as someone loses the ability to communicate in the ways that we're prepared to accept, they're lost to us”
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Cathy Thanks for adding me Holly. Your name brings back wonderful childhood memories for my love of Holly Hobbie dolls :)


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