Lucy Diamond was born in Nottingham and has since lived and worked in Leeds, London, Oxford, Sydney, Perth and Brighton. She now lives in Bath with her husband and three young children, and is never moving again.
She worked as an editor in publishing for several years, and then at the BBC before turning to writing full-time. She has written seventeen novels which have sold 3.5 million copies worldwide. Her fourth novel, Sweet Temptation, was shortlisted for the Melissa Nathan Award in 2011. Anything Could Happen was published in hardback by Quercus on the 6th January 2022, and The Best Days of Our Lives, was published by Quercus in hardback in February 2023. Her new novel I Remember Paris is due to be published in February 2024.
She also writes children’s books under her real name, Sue Mongredien.