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Longlisted Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction 2021.

Shortlisted for the Historical Writers’ Association Gold Crown 2020.

‘A STRIKINGLY SHARP AND SUBTLE WRITER’ Guardian 
‘SUPERB…BEAUTIFULLY WRITTEN…UNFORGETTABLE’ FT Weekend 
‘SKILFUL’ Sunday Times
‘RICH, INTRICATE, IMPRESSIVELY REALISED’ Observer
‘VIVIDLY REALISED’ The Times
‘A VISION OF THE PAST AND A VISION OF THE FUTURE’ Irish Times 

‘A VIVID SLICE OF HISTORICAL FICTION’ Sunday Express