Hilary Boyd trained as a nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital and then as a marriage guidance counsellor. She went on to work as a health journalist and has published six non-fiction books on health-related subjects such as depression, pregnancy and step-parenting. Her novels include the runaway hit, Thursdays In The Park. She lives in West Sussex and is married to film maker, Don Boyd.
Her latest novel, The Anniversary, as published by Penguin in September 2018.