Kate Summerscale is the author of the number one bestseller, The Suspicions of Mr Whicher, winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2008, the Galaxy British Book of the Year Award, a Richard & Judy Book Club pick and adapted into a major ITV drama. Her first book, the bestselling The Queen of Whale Cay, won a Somerset Maugham award and was shortlisted for the Whitbread Biography Award. Her third book, Mrs Robinson’s Disgrace, was a Sunday Times bestseller. The Wicked Boy, which was published by Bloomsbury in May 2016, won the 2017 Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime.
Kate Summerscale was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2010. She lives in London.
Visit her website www.katesummerscale.com
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