India Knight is the author of three previous novels: My Life on a Plate, Don't You Want Me and Comfort and Joy. Her non-fiction books include The Shops, The Thrift Book, The Goodness of Dogs and a bestselling diet book and she was thrilled when the Mitford Estate asked her to reimagine her favourite novel, Nancy Mitford’s Pursuit of Love; Darling will be published this autumn.

India is a columnist for the Sunday Times and lives in Suffolk with her partner and three children.