In another place,
In another time.
"Nicola Cornick is a consummate storyteller"
~ RT Book Reviews
19th September - Friends of the Ridgeway. Talk on "Ashbury, History of a Ridgeway Village"
30th October - Ashdown House, the Halloween Tour!
10th December - Event at The Books & Hats bookshop, Burford.
January 22nd 2020 - North Leigh Library. "Writing historical fiction"
If you would like further details or to arrange a talk please contact me. Thank you!
The Forgotten Sister
The Forgotten Sister, my new Tudor-set dual time book is available for pre-order NOW!
The Forgotten Sister will be published in the UK in April 2020. Watch this space for more information coming soon!
"A fascinating tale with intriguing twists."
"I was hooked from the first pages."
"You just can’t put it down. Brilliant!"
The Woman in the Lake is a book that merges multiple genres, with elements of history, mystery, crime, romance and fantasy. It is set in the 18th century and the present and draws inspiration from a number of people and places: the secret history of Swindon, the glorious Lydiard Park house and the fascinating life of Diana Beauclerk, born Lady Diana Spencer, who was one of the 18th century's most talented female artists.
‘I see it all again: the silver moon swimming beneath the water and the golden gown billowing out about her…’
1765: Lady Isabella Gerard asks her maid to take her new golden gown and destroy it. Its shimmering beauty has been tainted by the actions of her husband the night before.
Three months later: Lord Eustace Gerard stands beside the lake looking down at the woman in the golden gown. As the body slowly rolls over to reveal her face, it’s clear this is not his intended victim…
1996: Fenella Brightwell steals a stunning gown from a stately home. Twenty years later and reeling from the end of an abusive marriage, she wonders if it has cursed her all this time. Now she’s determined to discover the history behind the beautiful golden dress…