Lihi Lapid

Lihi Lapid is a bestselling author, journalist, and speaker about contemporary women’s issues. A weekly columnist for Yediot Ahronot, Lapid has also written three bestselling novels, Secrets from Within, Woman of Valor, and I Can’t Always Be Wonderful, as well as her recent bestselling children’s book (pending English translation). Woman of Valor explores the real life struggles of women in modern society and tells the story of her life as a mother of an autistic daughter.

Before becoming a writer, Lapid was a professional news photographer and the first in her field in the IDF. Her husband, Yair Lapid, is an Israeli politician and former journalist serving as the Alternate Prime Minister of Israel and Minister of Foreign Affairs since 2021. He is also the founder of the Yesh Atid Party. Lapid lives with her husband and their two children in Tel Aviv.