© Annette Hornischer
Amelie Fried, born in 1958, became known as a TV presenter. All her novels were bestsellers. Traumfrau mit Nebenwirkungen, Am Anfang war der Seitensprung, Der Mann von nebenan, Liebes Leid und Lust and Rosannas Tochter became successful TV movies. She has received various awards for her children’s books, including the “German Youth Literature Prize”. Together with her husband Peter Probst, she wrote the non-fiction bestseller Verliebt, verlobt - verrückt? Her most recent novel Paradies was published by Heyne. The author lives with her family in Munich.