Daisy Hildyard


Daisy Hildyard is an author based in the north of England.

Her most recent book, The Second Body (2017), is an essay on how the porous boundaries of the Anthropocene are shaping human experiences. Her first novel Hunters in the Snow (2014) won a Somerset Maugham Award at the Society of Authors (UK), and a ‘5 Under 35’ honorarium at the National Book Awards (USA). A new novel, Emergency (2022), tells stories of the global connections, and the human-nonhuman relationships, within a small rural area.