Jojo Moyes is the bestselling author of thirteen novels, including Me Before You and The One Plus One. She has also written the script for a film version of Me Before You, the sequel to which was published September 2015 and is called After You
She studied at The Royal Holloway and Bedford New College and then won a bursary to attend the postgraduate City University journalism course. After a year working for the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong, Jojo joined The Independent as a general news reporter and became Assistant News Editor in 1998, remaining on the news desk until January 2000, when she went back to writing as the Arts and Media Correspondent. She now writes full-time.
She lives near Saffron Walden with her journalist husband, Charles Arthur, and their three children.