Plum Sykes was born in London and educated at Oxford. She is the bestselling author of three novels — Bergdorf Blondes (2004), The Debutante Divorcée (2005), and Party Girls Die in Pearls (2017)— and the Kindle Single memoir Oxford Girl; she is a contributing editor at American Vogue, where she writes about fashion, society, and Hollywood. She has also written for Vanity Fair. She lives in the English countryside with her family.
Bloomsbury will publish her latest novel — Wives Like Us — in 2024.