After graduating in English Literature and Philosophy, Rachel spent a year travelling the world. On her return, she began a career in magazine publishing and then landed a job as the editor of a Wellbeing site run by Boots. 

She worked as Senior Editor and then Editorial Manager for Aol for five years – commissioning, writing and editing features, before leaving to set up her own editorial agency. Rachel has written for a variety of sites, including BBC Worldwide, Cosmo, MTV, Prima, Mother & Baby, Total Jobs, Sky Living, Channel 4, MSN and Yahoo!

She now writes YA novels and runs creative writing workshops for children and adults.