KM Elkes is the author of the short fiction collection All That Is Between Us. He has been longlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2019, and won or placed in the Royal Society of Literature Short Story Prize, Manchester Fiction Prize, Fish Publishing prize and Bridport Prize. His work has been published in more than 50 anthologies and literary journals, and has featured on school and university curricula in the UK, US and Hong Kong. As a writer from a rural working class background, his work often features marginalised people and places. He is currently working on a debut novel.