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Alex Brown is an International and UK No.1 bestselling author of ten books and three novellas, including A Postcard from Italy, the Carrington’s series, The Secret of Orchard Cottage, The Great Christmas Knit Off, The Wish and the Bridget’s Bicycle Bakery series.

Her books are loved worldwide and have been translated into twenty languages. Before becoming a full-time author, Alex worked in financial services and wrote the hugely popular, satirical City Girl column for The London Paper.

Alex lives by the sea on the south coast of England with her family and two glossy black Labradors. When she isn’t writing, she can be found walking on the beach, binge-watching a boxset or enjoying a French martini cocktail.