Sarah Corbett's first novel is The Trouble with Jo. The novel won the Andrea Badenoch Award for Fiction from New Writing North (2019) and was longlisted for both the Mslexia First Novel Prize and the Caledonia Novel Award.

Sarah has published five poetry collections including The Red Wardrobe (1998), shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize, and most recently A Perfect Mirror (2018), highly commended in the Forward Poetry Prizes.

Sarah teaches Creative Writing for Lancaster University and will co-direct the Sylvia Plath Literary Festival in 2020. She lives in West Yorkshire.