Susan Elderkin

Susan Elderkin

Susan Elderkin is one half of the team behind The Novel Cure: An A-Z of Literary Remedies. She and Ella Berthoud have been friends since university, and together run a bibliotherapy service out of The School of Life in London. Susan's first novel – Sunset over Chocolate Mountains was awarded a Betty Trask prize and The Voices was shortlisted for the Ondaatje Prize. In 2003 she was named by Granta as one of the Twenty Best Young British Novelists. Though British, she now lives in New Haven, Connecticut, with her husband and son.