Sarra Manning has been a voracious reader for over forty years and a prolific author and journalist for twenty five.
Her seven novels, which have been translated into fifteen different languages include Unsticky, You Don't Have To Say You Love Me, The House Of Secrets and her latest, The Rise And Fall Of Becky Sharp, published in 2018. Sarra has also written over fifteen YA novels, and light-hearted romantic comedies under a pseudonym.
She started her writing career on Melody Maker and Just Seventeen, has been editor of ElleGirl and What To Wear and has also contributed to The Guardian, ELLE, Grazia, Stylist, Fabulous, Stella, You Magazine, Harrper's Bazaar and is currently the Literary Editor of Red magazine.
Sarra has also been a Costa Book Awards judge and has been nominated for various writing awards herself.
She lives in London surrounded by piles and piles of books.