Rachel Elliott is a writer and psychotherapist. She has worked in arts and technology journalism and her writing has featured in a variety of publications, from digital arts magazines to the French Literary Review. She has also been shortlisted for a number of short story and novel competitions in the UK and the US. Rachel was born in Suffolk, and now lives in Bath. Her debut novel Whispers Through a Megaphone (Pushkin Press) was published in 2015, and was longlisted for the Baileys Women's Prize in 2016.
Do Not Feed the Bear (Tinder Press) was published in the UK 2019 and in Germany in 2020, where it was a Spiegel and Borsenblatt Independent Bookseller hardback bestseller.
Flamingo (Tinder Press) was published in the UK in 2021, and was longlisted for the Women's Prize.