• "My favourite historical novelist - stylish, romantic, sharp, and witty. Her sense of period is superb, her heroines are enterprising, and her heroes dashing. I owe her many happy hours"

    Margaret Drabble
  • "Wonderful characters, elegant, witty writing, perfect period detail, and rapturously romantic"

    Katie Fforde
  • "A writer of great wit and style . . . I've read her books to ragged shreds"

    Kate Fenton, Daily Telegraph