Esme King began her career in the media after gaining a Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism. She worked in radio and television newsrooms before moving into film. She is now an author and a multi-award-winning writer and director of short films. REASONS TO GO OUTSIDE is her debut novel and was published in May 2022 by Hodder & Stoughton.
Esme lives in Devon with her husband and two children.