About the Author
Dora Heldt was born in 1961 on the North Sea island of Sylt. She was trained as a bookseller and has worked in publishing since 1992. Her novel Chaperoned was one of Germany’s bestselling titles of 2008, spending sixty-one weeks on the bestseller list. Heldt is also the author of Life After Forty and Inseparable. She lives today in Hamburg, Germany.