The Lies You Told is the second novel by UEA alumna Harriet Tyce and is published by Wildfire this week. Harriet was born and grew up in Edinburgh and graduated from the University of Oxford in 1994 with a degree in English Literature. Subsequently she gained legal qualifications and worked as a criminal barrister for ten years. She joined the inaugural cohort of UEA’s MA in Creative Writing (Crime Fiction) in 2015, and wrote her first novel Blood Orange during the course, graduating in 2017. Blood Orange was published by Wildfire in 2019 and became a Sunday Times bestseller. It was shortlisted for the Amazon Publishing Readers’ Awards in two categories: Best Debut and Best Audiobook and shortlisted for the 2020 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year award.