About the author

Sam Baker is a writer, editor and media consultant and has edited some of the UK’s biggest magazines. Having spent five years as the editor of Company magazine, she edited the UK edition of Cosmopolitan before spending six years as Editor-in-Chief of Red magazine in 2015 Sam co-founded The Pool, a multi-award-winning online platform that made inspiring and original content for busy women.

As a novelist, Sam has written multiple books including: Fashion Victim, This Year’s Model, The Stepmothers Support Group, To My Best Friends, and most recently, The Woman Who Ran, which was described by Marian Keyes as ‘Wildly gripping and unputdownable…a brilliant book.’ Sam has also judged The Women’s Prize for Fiction, the Costa Novel Award and the British Book Awards.

Photo credit: Davis Factor.