Best-selling author of My Best Friend's Girl, The Ice Cream Girls and The Brighton Mermaid

Welcome

Hello and welcome to my website! My name is Dorothy and I’m an award-winning novelist. I’m lots of other things, too, but I’m guessing you’re here for the book-related stuff. Feel free to have a look around. I hope you like what you see. And do get in touch – I love to hear from you.

About Me Contact Me

Dorothy Says

All the latest news from my world

Film & TV news

Not sure if you saw the news that the screen rights for Tell Me Your Secret have been optioned by Silver Milk and Nicholas Pinnock, who played Doctor Evan in the TV version of The Ice Cream Girls.

Read more

It’s Nearly Here . . .

Find out more about All My Lies Are True here: All My Lies Are True And buy it here: Buy All My Lies Are True

Read more

More news

Countdown to my next book:

3 days

My Books

Read your heart out

All My Lies Are True

I can’t imagine Mum’s face when I tell her. When I start to explain what I’ve done . . . and why I had to do it.

My phone starts to flash with a silent incoming call. The S.O.S I was desperate for. ‘What’s happened?’ he asks. I thought there’d be comfort in his voice but no, it makes it real, makes it terrifying.

‘He’s at my flat,’ I whisper. ‘I think I killed him.’

More Buy now

Tell Me Your Secret

Ten years ago, Pieta was kidnapped by a man calling himself The Blindfolder who said he wouldn’t kill her if she kept her eyes closed for 48 hours. She never told anyone what happened to her, vowing to move on with her life.

But when The Blindfolder starts hunting down his past victims, Pieta realises she may finally be forced to tell her deepest secrets to stay alive . . .

More Buy now

The Brighton Mermaid

Her murder was only the beginning...

Teenagers Nell and Jude find the body of a young woman and when no one comes to claim her, she becomes known as the Brighton Mermaid. Nell is still struggling to move on when, three weeks later, Jude disappears.

More Buy now

More books

Videos and Trailers

Watch the trailer for my latest book

Here's the trailer for All My Lies Are True, the sequel to my novel, The Ice Cream Girls. Enjoy!

Watch more

Events

Find out where you can see me and meet me

Sign up for my newsletter and you’ll receive alerts and invites to all of my upcoming online events.