“I enjoyed it enormously…you brought the Affair flooding back to me with added excellent detail. It really is a remarkable achievement.” – Anne Somerset, historian and author of The Affair of the Poisons.
“This book kept me reading into the night – luxury and squalor, royal scandal and sorcery… how could it not?” – Fay Weldon.
Long-listed for the 2015 Mslexia New Novel Award and the Historical Novel Society Novel Award.
Shortlisted for the Chanticleer International Book Award 2017.
CHARLATAN, a tale of poison, aphrodisiacs, lies and infidelity, was published by Fireship Press in September 2016.