Sarah Haywood was born in Birmingham. She studied Law at Kent University and Chester College of Law, then worked as a trainee solicitor in London.

After qualification, she moved to Liverpool, working first as a solicitor, then as an advice worker with Citizens Advice. She subsequently joined the Office of the Legal Services Ombudsman, where she investigated complaints about lawyers. 

Sarah completed an Open University Creative Writing Course, followed by an MA in Creative Writing at Manchester Metropolitan University. She lives in Liverpool with her husband and two sons.

Sarah is currently working on her second novel.

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Trying to recycle the cardboard boxes we accumulated in the run-up to Christmas, but Connie and Rudy have organised a sit-in

Today's #bookreview is for the Richard & Judy autumn 2018 book club pick - #TheCactus by @SarahxHaywood https://t.co/PEv1iasWrf @TwoRoadsBooks #bookblogger #amreading

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