Harriet Lane has worked as an editor and staff writer at Tatler and The Observer. She has also written for The Guardian, The Telegraph and Vogue. She lives in north London. Harriet Lane’s debut novel, Alys, Always, was published to great acclaim in 2012. It was a You magazine's Book Club choice and was longlisted for the Author's Club Best First Novel Award and shortlisted for the Writer's Guild Fiction Book Award. She has recently published her latest novel, Her.