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Sam Baker grew up in Hampshire and after a degree in politics at Birmingham University became a journalist. She has edited some of the UK’s biggest magazines and was Editor in Chief of Red for six years. In 2015 she co-founded The Pool, the online platform that makes inspiring and original content for busy women.

Sam is married to the novelist Jon Courtenay Grimwood and lives in Winchester.

Photograph © Sarah Dunn

If you like Sam Baker you might also like to read books by Liane Moriarty, Lisa Jewell and Melissa Hill.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Sam Baker

The Woman Who Ran by Sam Baker
Reader Reviewed The Woman Who Ran
Sam Baker
One of our Books of the Year 2016. The prologue paints a vivid picture of a house fire, of the naked female narrator escaping, of falling over a dead body and just getting out. It is very dramatic. She, Helen,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2016
To My Best Friends by Sam Baker
To My Best Friends
Sam Baker
Nicci Morrison was always the first of her friends to do everything! But she wasn't meant to be the first to die. But when she does, little does she know the impact her decisions in life would have on her...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/05/2011
The Stepmothers' Support Group by Sam Baker
The Stepmothers' Support Group
Sam Baker
October 2009 Good Housekeeping selection. Former Cosmopolitan editor Sam Baker has first-hand experience of the very tricky businessof stepmother-hood. Now in her 40s, she became a stepmother, ‘the most loathed of fairy-tale baddies’, at just 26. In...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/08/2009
Fashion Victim by Sam Baker
Fashion Victim
Sam Baker
New York, London and Milan are the backdrops for this fast paced slickly written high heeled murder mystery. Journalist Annie Anderson's undercover investigations into the darker side of the fashion industry take a shocking and personal turn when someone she...
Format: Paperback (b Format) - Released: 03/05/2006

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