Chris Russell

Chris Russell

Chris Russell is a writer and musician based in London. With his band The Lightyears he has toured the world, performing at Wembley Stadium and Glastonbury Festival and sharing a stage with members of Queen, Journey and The Who. His debut YA novel Songs About A Girl tells the story of a teenage girl who discovers the world’s hottest boyband are, impossibly, writing songs about her, and will be accompanied by an album of original material by the author. Songs About A Girl will be published by Hodder Children’s Books in summer 2016.