Sarah is the prize-winning author of the travel memoir Ticket to Ride – Lost and Found in America (Random House, 2005). She has worked as a journalist and film critic in the USA, and in the film industry in New York.  Sarah returned home to write a book called Film: It’s a Contact Sport (New Holland, 2002), and later contributed to the travel story collection Take Me With You (Random House, 2005).

Sarah enjoyed a career in publishing with Penguin, before working for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Her fundraising story collection, Thanks for the Mammaries ( Penguin 2009), included contributions from some of the world’s best –loved female authors to raise money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Sarah currently writes, consults, teaches at The School of Life, and wonders about a great many things.