Dorothy Koomson is the award-winning author of 14 novels including the Sunday Times
bestsellers My Best Friend's Girl
, The Ice Cream Girls
and Goodnight, Beautiful
. Dorothy's novels have been translated into over 30 languages, and a TV adaptation based on The Ice Cream Girls
was shown on ITV1 in 2013. After briefly living in Australia, Dorothy now lives in Brighton. The Brighton Mermaid
is her most recent novel.