Jill Mansell

Popular chick-lit author.

Jill Mansell biography and information

  • Jill Mansell lives with her partner and children in Bristol, and writes full time.

  • Actually that's not true; she watches TV, eats fruit gums, admires the rugby players training in the sports field behind her house, and spends hours on the internet marvelling at how many other writers have blogs.

  • Only when she's completely run out of displacement activities does she write.

  • Sales of Jill's novels around the world are now at over 4m copies.

  •  Rumour Has It spent eight weeks in The Sunday Times hardback bestseller list in 2009 and An Offer You Can't Refuse, was in The Sunday Times paperback charts for five weeks in 2008.

Book and writing awards

Winner Romantic Novelists' Association’s Romantic Comedy Prize 2011 (Take A Chance On Me) Shortlist Romantic Novelists' Association's Contemporary Romantic Novel award 2012 (To The Moon And Back).

Similar authors to Jill Mansell

Lisa JewellLesley Pearse and Sophie Kinsella.

Books by Jill Mansell