Agent: Philippa Milnes-Smith
Philip Womack studied Classics and English at Oriel College, Oxford and has already been likened to Alan Garner and been described as ‘a writer of huge talent’ by the Daily Telegraph. His first two novels for children The Other Book and The Liberators were both critically acclaimed. He is a Contributing Editor to the Literary Review, a Fellow at First Story and reviews regularly for a number of major newspapers. He was a judge for the 2013 Costa Children’s Book Award.
The final novel in Philip Womack’s fantasy series The Darkening Path, The King’s Revenge, was published by Troika in June 2016. His novel The Double Axe, which adds an unexpected twist in its exploration of the myth of the minotaur, also published in 2016 (Alma Books).