About Sam .........

Sam Hay trained as a journalist in Edinburgh. She worked in newspapers and for BBC Television in London, before moving to Wales to have a baby and write her first children’s book. Since then she’s had more than 40 books published.


Sam writes for all ages from pre-school up…


Sam’s favourite story themes include: magic, ghosts and crazy animal adventures. She takes inspiration from her fantastic family.


Sam's usually to be found with one headphone in her ear (tuned to radio 4), a hot cup of tea in her hand and dozens of sharp pencils on her desk! 

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