Randa Ghazy was born in Italy to Egyptian parents and studied International Relations, Economics and Political Science at the University of Milan.
In 2002, at the age of 15, she wrote her first novel, “Sognando Palestina” ( Dreaming of Palestine), which has been translated in 16 countries.
In 2005, she published her second novel, “Prova a sanguinare: Quattro ragazzi, un treno, la vita” ( Try to Bleed: Four Kids, a Train, Life) and in 2007 her 3rd novel ” Oggi forse non ammazzo nessuno. Storie minime di una giovane musulmana stranamente non terrorista” ( Today I’m not Going to Kill Anyone: Short Stories of a Young Muslim and Non- terrorist.)
In 2012, Randa moved to London, where she earned her MA in International Journalism at City University. She currently works as a Producer and Journalist.