Rachel Sargeant is the author of Kindle Top Ten bestseller The Perfect Neighbours, a psychological thriller.
Her second novel with HarperCollins, The Good Teacher, is a detective mystery, featuring DC Pippa “Agatha” Adams. Book number three will be The Roommates, a psychological thriller set in a university freshers’ week, due out in autumn 2019. She is also the author of Gallipoli: Year of Love and Duty, a novel featuring Great War nurses on a hospital ship.

Rachel is a previous winner of Writing Magazine’s Crime Short Story competition and has been placed or shortlisted in various competitions, including the Bristol Short Story Prize. Her stories have appeared in My Weekly and the Accent Press Saucy Shorts series.

Rachel grew up in Lincolnshire, spent several years living in Germany and now lives in Gloucestershire with her family. She has a degree in German and Librarianship from Aberystwyth University and an MA in Creative Writing from Lancaster University. Until recently she worked as a school librarian before becoming a full-time writer. Her hobbies are swimming, visiting country houses and coffee shops, and going to the theatre.
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