The Early Modern Commons

A Covent Garden Gilflurt's Guide to Life

Recent Posts

Kings of Georgian Britain

30 March 2017

Kings of Georgian Britain is released today in the UK and as you can probably guess, I'm absolutely thrilled!My endless gratitude goes out to friends, readers and everyone...

The Mistress of Blackstairs

25 March 2017

I'm delighted to announce that The Mistress of Blackstairs, my novel of Georgian brothels, mysterious masked madams and villainous viscounts, is now available to buy from Amazon UK...

Mania and Melancholy

25 March 2017

I'm very excited to be speaking at Dr Johnson's House in London; details below!Mania and Melancholy - mental health in the eighteenth century, Dr Johnson's House, London, 19th April Join...

Mr Wickham Gads to Yorkshire!

13 March 2017

Last week, I was lucky enough to take part in A Celebration of Pride and Prejudice at Marsden Mechanics Hall, part of the Huddersfield Literary Festival programme. It was a fabulous...