Emma’s debut The Mathematics of Love (Headline Review) is possibly the only novel ever nominated for both the Commonwealth Writers Best First Book and RNA Romantic Novel of the Year awards; her next novel, A Secret Alchemy (Headline Review), was a Sunday Times bestseller. Her blog This Itch of Writing gave rise to Get Started in Writing Historical Fiction (John Murray Learning), and her memoir, This is Not a Book About Charles Darwin: a writer’s journey through my family (Holland House Books), will be published in February 2019. She mentors and tutors writers, and has a PhD in Creative Writing.
Blog: This Itch of Writing
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