Lia Louis is a writer from Hertfordshire, where she lives with her partner and three children. She has written two novels to date - Somewhere Close to Happy and Dear Emmie Blue - and her work has been translated into 11 languages. In 2015, she won ELLE magazine's annual talent competition with her contemporary love letter, #RelationshipGoals. Lia can be found tweeting at @LisforLia.
The British Marian KeyesThe new Eleanor Oliphant. I loved every moment - BELLA OSBOURNEFunny, clever and romantic - STACEY HALLSGorgeous and clever. A heartfelt story about love and friendship - HOLLY MILLERBeautifully captures the heartache and frustrations of carrying our teenaged selves with us wherever we go. Loved it - ANSTEY HARRISI cried, laughed and fell in love with Dear Emmie Blue - ALEX BROWNSensational. Funny, uplifting, poignant and true. I doubt I'll read a better book this year - GILLIAN McALLISTERI have fallen head over heels for Emmie Blue! What a ray of hope and sunshine this book is! I adored it - EMMA COOPER