India Knight was born in 1965. She is the author of two novels for adults, MY LIFE ON A PLATE and DON'T YOU WANT ME?, a nonfiction collection of essays THE SHOPS, and a book for children called THE BABY. India also writes a column for the Sunday Times, alongside other newspapers and magazines. She lives in London E8 and is a mother of three.
Clara Dunphy, a twice-divorced mother of three, loves Christmas and always wants to make it perfect. A challenge even in the best of times, but particularly when "family" means an extended network of in-laws, out-laws, ex-stepfathers, and hangers-on, totaling 16. Is the madness of Christmas really worth it?