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Lorna Gibb

Lorna Gibb was born in Belshill, North Lanarkshire, Scotland.  She worked as a dancer in her teens before going to London and Edinburgh Universities.  She has had a variety of jobs both within and outside academia, and in several countries including Qatar, Italy and France. She published her first biography Lady Hester (Faber) in 2005 and a biography of Dame Rebecca West, West’s World in 2013 (Pan Macmillan).  Her debut novel A Ghost’s Story was published by Granta in 2015.  Lorna now lives in North London with her husband and three rescue cats and lectures part time at a University as well as writing books.

Agent Name: Peter Straus

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