Sarah Fearn is a senior HR consultant and former bookseller. She is a partner of Psyche & Heart LLP, a company which supports businesses with growth through improving the wellbeing of employees. Sarah won an Innovation 50 Award for Acketts Group Ltd due to innovative HR changes she made to the organisation. She has been a steering board member of Exceptional Individuals, a dyslexia and neurodiversity employment specialist. She continues to support them through acting as a neurodiversity trainer, for both business partners and neurodiverse individuals.

Sarah founded dysbooks.com in 2010 as a resource for dyslexic writers and book lovers. She has been an editor for RASP, an organisation which publishes the work of dyslexic people. She co-edited and had her short story Webs included in the anthology Everything is Spherical. Sarah has also reviewed audiobooks for The Codpast, a podcast aimed at those with an interest in dyslexia.  Despite being told at the age of four that she was unlikely ever to learn to read or write, Sarah has a degree in English, American Studies and Creative Writing from the University of Kent.

Sarah lives in Essex, England with her husband Mark and their cat Peach.


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