Nilopar Uddin Books & Biography
<b>Nilopar Uddin </b>was born in Shropshire to Sylheti parents who, like the fictional family in <i>The Halfways</i>, owned and ran an Indian restaurant in Wales. Every summer her family would travel for their holidays to Bangladesh to visit extended family, and this affection for the country has continued into adulthood.
Nilopar has had a successful career as a financial services lawyer practising in both London and New York, a city that she fell in love with. She now lives in London with her husband and two daughters. She has an MA in Creative Writing from City University where she first started working on <i>The Halfways</i>.