She received a New Fiction Bursary at the Northern Writers’ Awards 2014 for her children’s novel, Hosannas and Sleeping Bags. Since receiving this award, she has been longlisted for Mslexia’s Children’s Novel Competition, received an Honourable Mention in the American literary journal Glimmer Train, and been signed by a literary agent. She was a finalist for BBC Radio 4’s Opening Lines and her short story ‘Flour Baby’ was broadcast in August 2015. Her short play Metal Sandwich was performed at the Live Theatre, via their Live Lab programme, in 2017. She is currently working on her third children’s novel.