Sophie Hannah is an internationally bestselling crime fiction writer. Her crime novels have been translated into 34 languages and published in 51 countries. Her psychological thriller The Carrier won the Specsavers National Book Award for Crime Thriller of the Year in 2013. In 2014 and 2016, Sophie published The Monogram Murders and Closed Casket, the first new Hercule Poirot mysteries since Agatha Christie's death, both of which were national and international bestsellers. Sophie's novels The Point of Rescue and The Other Half Lives have been adapted for television as Case Sensitive, starring Olivia Williams and Darren Boyd. Sophie is also a bestselling poet who has been shortlisted for the TS Eliot award. Her poetry is studied at GCSE and A-level throughout the UK. Sophie is an Honorary Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge. She lives in Cambridge with her husband, two children and dog.
The language in Sophie Hannah's novels is so precise and elegantly phrased. More noteworthy, perhaps, is her sure grasp of psychology * Financial Times * Sophie Hannah is currently one of the most prolific authors in Britain * Stylist * Another success for this inventive writer * Sunday Telegraph * Taut, ingenious * Sunday Express * Praise for Sophie Hannah * : * Hannah is excellent on how to embrace our grudges, nurture them and use them to become a better person * Grazia * Amusing and insightful * The Sunday Times Culture * Hannah is entertaining company and the book is even more amusing... * The Times *