Emma is the author of three novels - Gym and Slimline, Never Close Your Eyes and The Darling Girls, which was in the Kindle and The Bookseller's e-book Top Ten.
She read English at Cambridge University and began her career as a cub reporter on the Western Morning News in Plymouth, later becoming features editor of Woman and Family Circle.
She has also written extensively for national newspapers and womens magazines including the Guardian, Independent on Sunday, Red, Good Housekeeping and Woman & Home.
She gets by in French and Spanish and works out occasionally at her local gym. After walking her youngest to school, you might also spot her jogging in Richmond Park with some friends. Slowly.
Emma lives in South West London with her husband, the political commentator Kevin Maguire. They have three children aged 26, 21 and 11.
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