Dorothy Koomson is the bestselling author of 10 previous novels, with a new book comign in 2015.
Dorothy Koomson grew up in London, before attending university in Leeds. She moved back to London to complete her masters degree, before getting her big break writing and editing for various women’s magazines. Her first novel was published in 2003, and all her novels have been Sunday Times bestsellers. She lives in Brighton.
On getting a book deal:
The day my life changed, I remember laying in bed, thinking: ‘I need a sign or something that tells me I shouldn’t give up trying to get published’. A few minutes later, the postman rang my buzzer and had a letter offering me a two-book deal!