LAURA THOMPSON

Thompson_TAKE SIX GIRLS (1)‘Take Six Girls’

(Head of Zeus £30)

The Mitford Sisters: Writer, countrywoman, Fascist, Nazi, Communist, duchess. The intertwined stories of their lives is recounted in masterly fashion, who holds up a revelatory mirror to upper-class English life before and after World War II. This special illustrated edition is enhanced by beautiful photographs of the sisters and the glamorous yet changing society in which they lived.

Local Author Laura Thompson is the award-winning author of ‘Life in a Cold Climate: A Biography of Nancy Mitford’, ‘A Different Class of Murder: the Story of Lord Lucan’, and ‘Rex v. Edith Thompson: A Tale of Two Murders’.

Laura will be visiting the Kew Bookshop at 5pm, so come along and have a chat with one of your favourite local authors.