Wednesday 11 February
Barbara Ewing is a passionate storyteller, she is the author of eight novels, has seen her work translated all over the world and was long-listed for the Orange Prize.
She began her career as a stage and screen actress most recently working on East Enders and Casualty. She Lives in London.
‘This is a generous and spirited reconstruction of a 19th-century cause celebre.’ – The Sunday Times
Based on the astonishing true story of two real Victorian legends, Ewing has researched extensively to tell her story, and unexpectedly discovered a significant political connection to the case that has never previously been unearthed.
‘Ewing’s strange and fascinating novel zooms in on one of the greatest scandals of the Victorian age and manages to shed new light on it… Terrific.’ – The Times
Visit her website at www.barbaraewing.com