"Zosia writes well with a great eye for character"


Photo: Mark Harrison

Zosia Wand gained an MA with distinction in Creative Writing from Lancaster University in 1999. She has had several plays and a drama serial broadcast on BBC Radio 4, A Half Name For A Half Person, (February 2002) Between Friends (October 2003) Heft Like the Herdwick (a collaborative project with ten new writers for radio, July 2006) The Inextinguishable Fire (October 2006) and Between (July 2007). The Treehouse, a psychological thriller in 5 parts, was broadcast on Radio 4 in May 2014.

Her stage play, Quicksand was premiered at The Dukes Playhouse, Lancaster, in January 2011 and sold out during its run at Theatre By The Lake in Keswick. She wrote and performed the monologue, Pearl, at the Brewery Arts Centre Kendal (November 2012) for Paines Plough Theatre Company's Come To Where I'm From project, and was one of the commissioned writers for Blackout, a piece of immersive, site specific theatre at the Dukes, with the North West Alligator's Club (March 2013). In 2014 she was commissioned to write the Lancaster Williamson Park show for the Dukes Theatre, Hansel and Gretel and More Tales From The Forest.  in 2018 she selected for the Royal Court Northern Writers Programme with her play Bones.  Her first novel, Trust Me, was  published by Head of Zeus in October 2017 and The Accusation was published in 2018.  She is currently developing a thriller for television and writing her next novel.