Welcome to the website of Laura Wood

Author and academic

"Wood beautifully captures the adrenaline of venturing out into the world, alongside the joy and heartache of first love." -  Observer

"Rapturously witty and atmospheric ... this is the best kind of escapism: a box of chocolates in book form". - The Guardian

"Wood’s deft, hilarious writing explores big themes – fairness, feminism and refusing to accept a dispiriting status quo" - The Guardian