Sarah Duguid grew up on a farm in North Lincolnshire and was educated at Durham University and UCL where she read English Literature. After university, she lived and worked in New York, South Africa and London before moving to Beirut where she now lives with her partner and their two sons. She is currently working on her second novel.
Unnerving, absorbing and wincingly well-observed, this is an accomplished debut * Sunday Times * The simmering tension and painful misunderstanding of Duguid's debut lingers on my mind... seductive and chilling * Stylist * A witty and touching take on grief and how families pull together to cope in its wake (5*) * OK Magazine * Its astute observations about family means it packs a punch * Good Housekeeping * Duguid brings to life the nuances of family life with ease * Grazia * A tense, gripping and beautifully descriptive tale of grief, revenge and family secrets * Heat * Full of wonderfully acerbic humour, a fantastic debut * Sunday Mirror * A clever exploration of family and grief, which will appeal to fans of Harriet Lane * Red Magazine * Enchanting and creepy, Look At Me filled me with a delightful sense of unease -- Sarah Chapman, Bibliomouse Exquisitely written, with a beautiful balance between darkness and humour -- Joanna Cannon, author of THE TROUBLE WITH GOATS AND SHEEP Sarah Duguid's debut is light on its toes, a delicate, elegant examination of a complicated family situation where emotions are unpredictable and connections are tenuous * Daily Express S Magazine * It reminded me of Hausfrau in tone, somehow. Startling and sad -- Sarah Franklin A beautifully written story of a normal, dysfunctional family, trying to cope with grief -- Nina Pottell, notesfromthechair Suspenseful, tautly written and unnervingly psychologically astute -- Alison Mercer This debut is about to go massive - and it has us hooked from the get-go * Look Magazine * A sharp-eyed novel about grief, family and understanding * Woman & Home * A creepy, claustrophobic family drama * Glamour * A book to fall in love with... captivating, creepy and beguiling all at once -- Colette McBeth, author of THE LIFE I LEFT BEHIND This slender novel puts a fragile family under the spotlight with great effect -- Cathy Rentzenbrink * Bookseller, Editor's Choice * A hugely enjoyable novel - astutely observed, witty and original. Just my sort of book! -- Sarah Rayner, bestselling author of ONE MOMENT, ONE MORNING With characters that are sharply observed with a beady eye for detail, this is a haunting study of family, grief, and loss * Daily Mail *