Janina Matthewson is originally from Christchurch, New Zealand and now lives in London. She trained as an actress and also studied English, history and linguistics. Her first novel, OF THINGS GONE ASTRAY, was published by The Friday Project in 2015. She co-writes the podcast Within the Wires and is currently at work on a second novel.
Her latest novel, YOU FEEL IT JUST BELOW THE RIBS, was published by HarperCollins US in November 2021.