The 392 is the debut novel by current UEA student Ashley Hickson-Lovence and is published by OWN IT! this week. Ashley grew up in Hackney, London, and completed an MA in Creative Writing and Publishing at City, University of London, while working as a secondary school English teacher. He is currently completing a PhD in Creative and Critical Writing at UEA. His work has been shortlisted for the Penguin/Random House WriteNow programme and he was a runner-up for the Jericho-Marjacq Bursary for under-represented writers in 2018. He is currently working on his second novel.