Launch of Tapestry of War

We had a wonderful evening for the launch of Tapestry of War at Waterstones in Inverness. Intelligent questions, enquiring minds, what an audience! It was great to be able to talk about the book with Marsali there, the daughter of the couple whose story initially inspired me to write this

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Tapestry of War

So what do you do when you’ve finished a trilogy about Spanish and French Catalonia, set in the post war years, and have built up a following of readers who share your love of the region? Well you write about something completely different, that’s what! I am delighted to announce

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Visit to La Pera, Catalonia

What a pleasure this weekend to be invited to lunch near Girona by a book club with a difference – a group of women from Spanish Catalonia (plus one from Holland, one from Portugal and one from Argentina) who meet to read books in English. They had read both of

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