Molly Oldfield studied Modern History at Oxford before becoming a writer and researcher on the BBC television show QI. She has worked on a string of bestselling QI books, writes the weekly QI column for the Daily Telegraph and is a researcher on a BBC4 radio show, The Museum of Curiosity. She has spent the last year meeting curators and delving into museum basements for her first book, ‘The Secret Museum’, which was published by HarperCollins in February 2013.