Published by Two Roads on 14th January, 2016.
Cover artwork by Jill de Haan.
The Words in My Hand tells the story of the affair between Dutch maid, Helena Jans, and French philosopher, René Descartes. It is a story that was hidden at the time and almost entirely lost from history since.
Shortlisted for the 2016 Costa First Novel award.
Author page at Two Roads Books: http://www.tworoadsbooks.com/fiction/the-words-in-my-hand-guinevere-glasfurd/