Jojo Moyes is a British author who was born in 1969 and was named after a song written by the Beatles singing group. She worked an array of different writing jobs including writing braille for people who were blind and writing brochures.
Jojo Moyes is now a novelist but was a writer and a journalist before becoming a novelist. For ten years she worked for a newspaper called The Independent, during which time she also did some writing as an (assistant) editor and a correspondent covering the areas of art and media.
After earning a degree at both the Bedford New College and Royal Holloway (London University) Moyes won a scholarship from the newspaper (The Independent) and was able to do graduate journalism work, which she did at City University. Jojo Moyes published Sheltering Rain, her first novel, when she began writing novels full time in 2002. Moyes has amassed a total of eleven more since the first one in 2002, the most recent being The One Plus One.
Books in order of publication:
Me Before You Books
|Me Before You||(2012)|
Girl You Left Behind Books
|Honeymoon in Paris||(2012)|
|The Girl You Left Behind||(2012)|
|The Peacock Emporium||(2005)|
|The Ship of Brides||(2005)|
|The Last Letter from Your Lover||(2008)|
|The Horse Dancer||(2009)|
|One Plus One||(2014)|
|The Giver of Stars||(2019)|
|Paris for One||(2015)|
Short Story Collections
|Paris for One and Other Stories||(2016)|