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Sophie Parkin is an English writer, artist and actor, born in London in 1961.

She was schooled at Frensham Heights Boarding School, then Cambourne School of Mines, Redruth, Cornwall. She then attended Leeds Polytechnic (tutored by Jeff Nuttall), Maidstone College of Art, where she graduated with a Fine Art degree in 1982.

Sophie starred in many commercials as a girl, as varied as Wall's sausages, Comfort fabric conditioner and as the Dulux girl. She also modelled in Nova magazine and The Sunday Times and appeared in Andrew Logan’s Alternative Miss World in 1979. She has appeared in film recently, such as the Dylan Thomas biopic, The Edge of Love directed by John Maybury and starring Keira Knightley, Sienna Miller and Matthew Rhys.

She has also regularly written for British newspapers and periodicals, and appeared on television and radio as a broadcaster — most recently on Woman's Hour on BBC Radio 4. She writes regularly for AM Magazine.

Her novels are All Grown Up, Take Me Home and Dear Goddess. She has also written the teen novels French for Kissing, Best of Friends, and Mad, Rich and Famous. her non-fiction books are Mothers by Daughters, Sons and Mothers (both published by Virago), Girls Just Want To Have Fun: the Cosmopolitan book of short stories, Best of Friends and POT 05 - Anthology of Poetry (ed. Michael Horovitz). She also teaches creative writing at Morley College, London.

She is the daughter of the artist Molly Parkin and art dealer Michael Parkin.
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Total Books: 13
The Colony Room Club 1948-2008 A History of Bohemian Soho
2013 - The Colony Room Club 1948-2008 a History of Bohemian Soho (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780957435414
ISBN-10: 095743541X
Genre: History

Bazaar Nights and Camel Bites
2007 - Bazaar Nights and Camel Bites [Life & Loves of Lily] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781853409394
ISBN-10: 1853409391

Schokoprinzen kssen besser
2007 - Schokoprinzen Kssen Besser (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783401061689
ISBN-10: 3401061682

Mad Rich and Famous
2006 - Mad Rich and Famous [Life & Loves of Lily] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781853408649
ISBN-10: 1853408646
Genre: Children's Books

Best of Friends True Stories of Friendships That Blossomed or Bombed
2006 - Best of Friends True Stories of Friendships That Blossomed or Bombed (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781853408489
ISBN-10: 1853408484

Dear Goddess
2000 - Dear Goddess (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780747264064
ISBN-10: 0747264066
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance

Take Me Home
1999 - Take Me Home (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780747276302
ISBN-10: 0747276307

All Grown Up
1998 - All Grown Up (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780747257400
ISBN-10: 074725740X

All Grown Up
1997 - All Grown Up (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780747277170
ISBN-10: 0747277176

Take Me Home --1999 publication
Take Me Home --1999 Publication (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780747257417
ISBN-10: 0747257418

French for Kissing the Life and Loves of Lilly (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781853408915
ISBN-10: 1853408913