Helen’s new book, BREAKFAST IN BOGOTA, set in 1940s Colombia, is crowdfunding now with Unbound.
Her debut, The May Queen, was published in 2016. Good Housekeeping termed it an ‘unsettling, coming-of-age tale.’ Stylist called her ‘One to watch.’
In a former life, she worked as a bookseller for Waterstones and an admissions assistant for an acting school, before signing up to a £12-a-day internship at a glossy magazine (when it was the norm). For the next six years (and on a better grade) she went on to write and edit for Harper’s Bazaar and Good Housekeeping. She attended the Faber Academy.
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