Laura Wilson is the author of seventeen crime thrillers including The Empty Death, Hello Bunny Alice, Stratton’s War, and A Thousand Lies. She was brought up in London and has degrees in English literature from Somerville College, Oxford, and UCL, London. She lives in Islington, London, where she is currently working on her thirteenth novel. She is the crime fiction reviewer for the Guardian newspaper, and teaches on the City University Crime Thriller Novel Creative Writing MA course.