Joanne Phillips lives in Cheshire, England with her young daughter. She’s the author of romantic comedies Can’t Live Without, The Family Trap, and Cupid’s Way, the Flora Lively series of contemporary mysteries, and the widely acclaimed Keeping Sam. An award-winning writer, Joanne has a Masters in Creative Writing and her books regularly appear on category bestseller lists - Can’t Live Without was an Amazon top 20 bestseller in 2012.
Before becoming a writer, Joanne had jobs as diverse as hairdresser, air hostess and librarian, but now divides her time between writing and finding creative ways to avoid housework. She’s a fan of super-dark chocolate, good coffee and is addicted to Netflix. Joanne tutors for The Writers' Workshop and can be found at www.joannephillips.co.uk and on social media.