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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These are not your average beach reads! You won't be able to put them down. via @LibraryJournal featuring reads from @AimeeAgresti, @SarahxHaywood, @JasonMott, and @MegLittleReilly!

PodHQ: We are hereby giving your fair warning that we are launching a new fortnightly podcast for book lovers called "Simon Mayo's Books Of The Year" - more info to follow once we have paid our library fines.

Just found this photo of my bedroom in the mid-eighties. Basically the contents of my brain in mural form