Katharina Fuchs, born in Wiesbaden, spent her childhood in the French speaking part of Switzerland, near Lake Geneva. After studying law in Frankfurt am Main and Paris, she worked as a lawyer and later as a legal advisor for labour law in a DAX-listed company in Frankfurt am Main. Since 2019, she has devoted herself exclusively to her writing. Her novel Zwei Handvoll Leben was published in 2019 and is a best- and longseller. Katharina Fuchs lives with her family in the Taunus Mountains.