I was born and educated in Torquay. After working in London as a journalist on The Daily Express and The Daily Mail, I returned to Devon. I did a PhD in English at Exeter University. I have had 3 history/ biographies published by first Headline then the History Press. I am now working on my fourth book.
- Mistress of the Arts - Headline, 2002
- Pearls Before Poppies - The History Press, 2018
- Before Wallis - The History Press, 2018
Current Events and Projects
- Ways With Words - I spoke about Pearls Before Poppies at Dartington last year and will be talking about Before Wallis this year. I have been a chair of sessions at the festival for more than twenty years., 2018