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Caroline Kington is the wife of the late Miles Kington, who wrote for many publications, including Punch, The Times, and The Independent. He was also a regular broadcaster on radio till his death in 2008. Caroline has put together a book called ‘My Mother, the Bearded Lady’ which is a selection of letters to and from Miles to many well-known names including Kenneth Williams, Joanna Lumley, John Cleese, Andre Previn, and many more. He had kept copies of every letter he had sent or received for the best part of fifty years!
Caroline Lawrence is a children’s author best known for her 17-book Roman Mysteries series (which was televised for the BBC in 2007 & 2008) Her most recent books are The Time Travel Diaries, and How to Write a Great Story, where she shares all her best writing tips for kids to get creative.
Lorna Cook is a former journalist and publicist, whose debut novel ‘The Forgotten Village’ is out now. It’s a timeless story of love and sacrifice, set in Dorset, in 1943 and 2017. She recently won the RNA’s prestigious Joan Hessayon Award for new writers.
Jack Flynn is a lawyer in Boston who has worked pro-bono on behalf of wrongly convicted individuals. He is currently in the UK attending Bloody Scotland Crime Festival, and Capital Crime in London. His latest novel ‘Blood in the Water’ is set in the Boston Underworld