Laura Lockington is the author of eight novels (Capers in the Sauce, Stargazy Pie, Cupboard Love, The Cornish Affair, Before and After, Just for You, Christmas in the Park, Guess who’s coming for Christmas Dinner?) and has written two plays for BBC Radio 4. She is a regular contributor to The Guardian, Good Housekeeping and Publishing News as well as other various lifestyle magazines and journals. She is the host and curator of The Bookish Supper Salon in Brighton and Italy. Her interests are concentrated on her love of food, cooking and books, and on training a very unmanageable small dog called Flo.