Linda Leopold (b. 1979) is an author and former editor-in-chief of the fashion magazine Bon. Her first book, the critically acclaimed Fag hag, about the close bond between straight women and gay men, was published in 2007. In 2013 it was followed up by Smartast i världen: IQ-sällskapen från insidan (World’s Smartest: The High IQ Societies from the Inside). The book takes the readers to secret Mensa meetings and tells the astonishing life stories of the individuals with the world’s highest intelligence test scores. It also recounts the history of IQ testing and includes interviews with leading psychologists and researchers in the field of intelligence. With a passion for storytelling, Linda Leopold merges personal stories with science in her writing, to make the reading both an emotional and intellectual experience.