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Saskia Sarginson

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Saskia grew up in Suffolk and now lives in London. She is the mother of four children, including identical twin girls. She has a B.A hons in English Literature from Cambridge and an M.A in Creative Writing from Royal Holloway. She's worked as a Health & Beauty Editor,freelance journalist, ghost-writer and script reader. As well as writing and reading, she loves tango dancing and dog walking,

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Saskia Sarginson I tend not to have writer's block once I've started on something. But I do sometimes have periods between books when I have no ideas at all for the…moreI tend not to have writer's block once I've started on something. But I do sometimes have periods between books when I have no ideas at all for the next one. I think those fallow periods are necessary - and I make the most of my time by doing as much reading as I can. (less)
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The Twins

3.50 avg rating — 4,599 ratings — published 2013 — 34 editions
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3.99 avg rating — 1,034 ratings — published 2016 — 8 editions
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Without You

3.68 avg rating — 1,030 ratings — published 2014 — 22 editions
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The Other Me

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How It Ends

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The Wonderful

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“We are like ghosts whispering around the edges of each other's lives. Or perhaps it's more like a cruel farce with one of us entering the stage, just as the other leaves.”
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