L. S. Hilton grew up in England and has lived in Key West, New York City, Paris and Milan. After graduating from Oxford, she studied art history in Paris and Florence. She has worked as a journalist, art critic, and broadcaster, and is presently based in London.
She is the author of Maestra (Bonniers, 2016), the first in a trilogy of stylist erotic thrillers. Rights to Maestra have now been sold in 27 territories and optioned by Sony Pictures.