AJ Pearce grew up in Hampshire and studied at the University of Sussex. A chance discovery of a 1939 womans magazine became the inspiration for her ever-growing collection. She now lives in the south of England. Dear Mrs Bird is her first novel.
We are delighted to introduce the Picador New Voices - the rising stars of our list who we are proud to be publishing in 2018.
AJ Pearce’s debut novel Dear Mrs Bird, which publishes in 2018, is a love-letter to female friendship, London's Blitz spirit and the art of letter-writing itself. Read about the the influences behind the cover of this very special book.
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