She. . . makes interesting parallels between the political concerns of the 1790s and those of today (Guardian
A born writer (New York Times Book Review
. . . another bright, bruising slice of eighteenth-century life in London . . . Why should Michel Faber hog the glory? (Elle
Donoghue's latest book pulsates with the vibrancy of London in an era that couldn't be more extravagant. While Mad King George was teetering on the throne, the grotesquely privileged carried on a gaudy social whirl (Time Out
From the author of Slammerkin, a gripping historical novel about three famous Londoners - an artist, an actress and an aristocrat - based on a true scandal of 18th century London.