Ruth Whippman is British writer, living in the US. She is the author of The Pursuit of Happiness and Why It's Making Us Anxious (Hutchinson, Penguin) The Sunday Times review of the book described her as a "whip-sharp British Bill Bryson." The book will be released in the United States on October 4th 2016 by St Martin's Press, Macmillan. You can pre-order the US edition here. Her humorous essays, op-eds and blogs have appeared in various publications including The New York Times The Guardian, The Independent, The Pool, Glamour Magazine and The F-Word. She has been interviewed numerous times for radio, newspapers and magazines.