Burn Our Bodies Down is the new novel for Young Adults by UEA alumna by Rory Power and is published this week by Penguin Random House USA. Rory grew up in New England, where she lives and works as a crime fiction editor and story consultant for TV adaptation. She graduated from the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) at UEA in 2016. Her debut YA novel Wilder Girls was published in the UK earlier this year by Macmillan Children’s Books, having been first published in July 2019 by Delacorte Press in the United States, where it was a New York Times bestseller. It was shortlisted in the LGBTQ Children’s/Young Adult category of the Lambda Literary Awards (a.k.a. the ‘Lammys’).