Chloé Esposito grew up in Cheltenham and now lives in London with her husband and daughter. She has a BA and MA in English from The University of Oxford and has worked as a senior management consultant, an English teacher, and a fashion journalist. Chloe Esposito is a graduate of the Faber Academy, and Mad is her first novel.

Mad is the first book in the Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know trilogy. It introduces an unhinged and unforgettable new anti-heroine.  Love to hate her or hate to love her, Alvina Knightly is an unstoppable, single-minded and badass killer, who leaves actual explosions in her wake.  She is a completely uncensored female voice, an American Psycho for the Gone Girl generation. She will literally kill for shoes.

The Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know trilogy has sold in 25 territories to date and has been optioned for a film deal with Universal and Michael de Luca, producer of Fifty Shades of Grey and The Social Network.