Suellen Dainty grew up in Australia where she wrote for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Australian and worked for the ABC. She moved to London over 20 years ago to work for Sky News, where she was a producer and director of the original series of The Book Show. During her eight years at BSkyB she produced programmes on writers across all genres including Stephen King, J.K Rowling, Gore Vidal, Margaret Atwood, Pat Barker and P.D. James. She has studied Creative Writing at the University of Oxford and Bath Spa University.
She lives in London and is the author of two novels.