Claire Scobie is the award-winning author of Last Seen in Lhasa and The Pagoda Tree, chosen by Good Reading magazine as one of their Best Fiction Reads 2013. She has lived and worked in the UK, India and now Sydney. She writes for numerous publications, including London’s Daily Telegraph, and contributes to The Sydney Morning Herald. Claire advises companies and leaders on how to harness the power of storytelling as a strategic business tool. She runs writing workshops across Australia, retreats in Italy and hosts Abercrombie & Kent’s literary tour to India. In 2013 she completed a Doctor of Creative Arts at the University of Western Sydney.