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Rebecca Smith was born in London in 1966 of Indian-English & Scottish parents, and spent most of her childhood in rural Surrey. She studied History at Southampton University and still lives in the city. Southampton is the setting for her first novel The Bluebird Cafe (Bloomsbury 2001). Her second, Happy Birthday and All That (Bloomsbury 2003), is set in Southampton, Winchester and Cornwall.

Rebecca teaches creative writing at Southampton University and in Winchester. She has three children, and is the great great great great great neice of Jane Austen. She is currently working on her third novel, A Bit of Earth, set in a botanical garden, as well as collection of short stories, and a work of fiction for children. A Bit of Earth is published by Bloomsbury in May 2006.

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