ITEM: a signed and dedicated copy of the US and the UK editions of ‘The Spy Who Loved’ my biography of Polish-born Krystyna Skarbek, aka Christine Granville, the first woman to work for Britain as a special agent in WWII.
BIO: Clare Mulley is the award-winning author of two biographies. The Spy Who Loved (2012) is ‘assiduously researched, passionately written and highly atmospheric’ according to The Economist, ‘compulsively readable… thrilling’ said The Telegraph, ‘engrossing’ for The Mail and ‘a nerve-shredding read’ according to The Lady magazine.
The Woman Who Saved the Children (2009) about Eglantyne Jebb, the founder of Save the Children who did not care for individual children, won the Daily Mail Biographers’ Club prize. All royalties from the book are donated to the charity.
Clare also contributed to The Arvon Book of Life Writing (2010), and she is a regular speaker at literary events, military museums, and on radio including Women’s Hour. She lives in Essex with her husband and three daughters.
For more information please visit http://www.claremulley.com