Laura Purcell

About me

Author of the ‘Georgian Queens’ series of novels about the Hanoverian monarchs.

From my website

I Spy …

Look what has arrived! I’m thrilled to show you the cover for my Gothic ghost story, THE SILENT COMPANIONS, coming on 5th October 2017 from Bloomsbury. It was designed by the wonderful David Mann and features silhouettes of key images in the book. I’m particularly glad that Jasper the cat,…

The Author

Happy Halloween! As a holiday treat, I thought I would share a spooky short story with you. I don’t think I’m very good at short stories, but I keep trying! This one, titled The Author, was written in response to The Stylist/Virago’s Daphne Du Maurier short story competition. Du Maurier…

Bloomsbury

By Concord – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,   Those of you who follow me on Twitter will know that I have some very good news to share! After a few months’ hard work with my agent on a new draft of The Silent Companions, we went out to to…

 
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