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