Hilary Boyd trained as a nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital, then as a marriage guidance counselor. After a degree in English Literature at London University in her thirties, she moved into health journalism, writing a Mind, Body, Spirit column for the Daily Express. She published six non-fiction books on health-related subjects before turning to fiction and writing a string of bestsellers, starting with Thursdays in the Park. Hilary is married to film director/producer Don Boyd and lives near Chichester, West Sussex.
Boyd is as canny as Joanna Trollope at observing family life - and better than Trollope at jokes - Daily MailPoignant, well-observed and wonderfully written ... a heartstring-puller - Closer (on Tangled Lives)A smart emotional drama, you will race through this - Daily Mirror (on A Most Desirable Marriage)