Frances Kay is a childrens playwright who was born in London and now lives in Ireland. She has worked with gypsies, prisoners and children in the U.K. and Ireland. She is married to musician Nico Brown. They have two daughters.
Prize-winning author Mavis Cheek chose Micka by Frances Kay as her 'Good Read' for the Radio 4 programme.
Frances Kay, author of Micka, chats with The View From Here about her new book, the themes that she writes on, and her background.