Daisy Johnson was born in 1990. Her debut short-story collection, Fen, was published in 2016.
In 2018 she became the youngest author ever to be shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize with her debut novel Everything Under.
She is the winner of the Harper’s Bazaar Short Story Prize, the A. M. Heath Prize and the Edge Hill Short Story Prize. She currently lives in Oxford, England, by the river.