The Past In Another Country

Ghoreeyah street, Cairo by John Frederick Lewis

My novel THE SACRED RIVER is the story of three Victorian women who leave a fogbound London for the light and heat of Egypt, trying to escape a prophesied death. None can return unchanged and at least one can never return. In the two years it took me to write […]

September Events

The Hareem by John Frederick Lewis

Please come along to any or all of these events if you can – I’d love to see you! On Friday 20th September, I’m at the Manor Hotel as part of the Yeovil Literary festival,¬†giving an illustrated talk on Victorian Women Travellers on the Nile and the research behind my […]