Melissa Mouat

Melissa was born in Canada and moved to China after completing her undergraduate degree and studied at the Beijing Language and Culture University. She won a Commonwealth Scholarship to attend the University of Cambridge where she completed her MPhil in history. She lives in London and works in the charity sector. Melissa is a recent graduate of the Faber Academy writing programme and her articles have been published in several academic journals. She has completed her first novel The Forgotten.