Born in Sweden, Jessica Jarlvi moved to London before her career in publishing and PR took her to the USA and the Middle East. Having also completed a Masters in Creative Writing and taught journalism to undergraduate students, writing is her true passion. Jessica won a Montegrappa First Fiction Award at the Emirates Festival of Literature in 2016 and has since secured a multiple book deal.
Her first novel, the psychological thriller When I Wake Up, was published in 2017 and has featured on bestseller lists in the US and Australia, where it was number 1 on iBooks and Kindle. Jessica balances her time between her writing and her growing young family.