Nadia Cohen is an author who has written more than a dozen historical and contemporary biographies.
The Real Beatrix Potter is the latest in a series of fascinating in-depth biographies about apparently whimsical children’s story tellers who actually hid a darker side behind the public facade. Others already published include The Extraordinary Life of AA Milne, The Real Roald Dahl and The Real Enid Blyton.
In a previous incarnation as an entertainment reporter she worked at various newspapers and magazines in London including Grazia, The Daily Mail and The Sun, covering showbiz news, film festivals, premieres and award ceremonies around the world. She was headhunted to join the launch of US magazine In Touch Weekly and spent several years working in New York, Los Angeles and Ibiza before returning to London to produce a series of documentaries for ITV.
Nadia lectures in Journalism at London South Bank University and University of Winchester.