Saskia was born in Manchester in 1961, but grew up in Suffolk. She has a B.A hons in Fashion Design and Communication from St. Martin’s School of Art and read English Literature at Cambridge University. She was awarded a distinction in her Creative Writing M.A from Royal Holloway University. Saskia worked as Health and Beauty Editor on Company magazine and has written for various publications such as Cosmopolitan, You magazine, The Telegraph, The Observer, Sainsbury’s Magazine, The Clothes Show, Zest, She and M & S Magazine. She has also been a script reader, copy writer and ghost writer, and was a columnist on the Guardian. Her debut novel, The Twins, was published by Piatkus in September 2013 and since then she has written nine novels, the last two published by Boldwood; book number 10 will be out April 2025. She has four grown-up children and a grandchild and lives in London with her husband, Alex, a TV series producer/director, a one-eyed cat and ancient lurcher.