Fiona Barton


Fiona Barton is an International Media Trainer.  Previously, she was a senior writer at the Daily Mail, researching, investigating and writing news stories and features; News Editor at the Daily Telegraph managing and directing a department; and chief reporter at the Mail on Sunday where she won Reporter of the Year at the National Press Awards.


Fiona’s psychological crime thriller, THE WIDOW was inspired by her extensive experience as chief reporter and selected from thousands to make the shortlist of seven for the Richard and Judy Search for a Bestseller competition. It went on to become the bestselling UK hardback of 2016. THE CHILD, Fiona’s second novel, is published next spring.