Wendy Holden (born 1965) is a British journalist and an author of humorous novels.
Holden was born and grew up in Cleckheaton, Yorkshire. She read English at Girton College, Cambridge. Holden's first job after university was on the arts magazine Apollo, after which she edited a magazine for foreign diplomats in London for several years. In 1992, she moved to Harper's Bazaar, where she worked for three years before joining the Sunday Telegraph Magazine, and then, in 1995, The Sunday Times Style section. In 1997, she became deputy editor of Tatler, and later moved to the Mail on Sunday’s You magazine, which she left in 2000 to concentrate on writing.She regularly writes features for newspapers and magazines on a range of social, topical and lifestyle subjects and is also a regular TV and radio contributor.
Holden is married with two children, and lives in Derbyshire.