Dear Mrs Bird is one of this years hottest debuts; its the delightful wartime story of aspiring journalist Emmeline Lake. It was conceived when author AJ Pearce found a 1939 edition of Womans Own. Join AJ, her publicist Camilla Elworthy, and agent Jo Unwin to trace the journey from initial idea to seven-publisher auction to the book itself.
The Methodist church
28/04/2018 2:00 PM
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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 and her first novel Dear Mrs Bird. She now lives in the south of England.