Sophie Beaumont is the pen name of Sophie Masson AM, who was born in Indonesia of French parents and was brought up in France and Australia. A bilingual French and English speaker, she has a master’s degree in French and English literature and a PhD in creative practice. Sophie is the prolific and award-winning author of more than fifty novels for children, young adults and adults, many of which have been published internationally.
‘Maybe it's the mouth-watering and intricate food descriptions that send readers into a reverie, because be warned: You will be reaching for the frying pan, cracking eggs and slicing in decadent shards of butter and handfuls of fresh green herbs in no time. Or maybe it is just the possibility of abandoned amour that follows our characters along every street.’ * The Australian Women's Weekly *