Joanne Sefton

Joanne Sefton lives in Bath and as well as writing is a working barrister and a mother. She is short and Scottish and will generally be wearing unsuitable shoes. With an MA in creative writing from Bath Spa University, her first novel The Mother's Lies (Avon) is a tense and action-packed psychological thriller in which a fifty-year-old secret threatens to tear a family apart. Her new novel The Guilty Friend (Avon) also examines the power of the past.