Anne de Courcy

Agent:  Carole Blake

Biography: A well-known British writer with a long career in journalism, most recently with the Daily Mail, for which she contributes interviews, historical features and book reviews. Her books include include 1939: THE LAST SEASON, SOCIETY'S QUEEN: THE LIFE OF EDITH, MARCHIONESS OF LONDONDERRY; THE VICEROY'S DAUGHTERS, DIANA MOSLEY, DEBS AT WAR and her long awaited biography of Lord Snowdon, and THE FISHING FLEET

Her latest book, MARGOT AT WAR, is published by Weidenfeld & Nicholson.

'Anne de Courcy combines the perseverance of a social historian with the panache of a novelist' - The Times

'A marvellous knack for choosing the less-trodden path to provide priceless sidelong looks into fascinating corners of history' - Washington Times

Visit Anne's website here. 

MARGOT AT WAR Biography, 384 pages Weidenfeld & Nicholson, November 2014 Drawing on unpublished material from personal papers and diaries, Anne de Courcy vividly recreates this extraordinary time when the Prime Minister’s residence was run like an English country house.  

MARGOT AT WAR

Biography, 384 pages
Weidenfeld & Nicholson, November 2014

Drawing on unpublished material from personal papers and diaries, Anne de Courcy vividly recreates this extraordinary time when the Prime Minister’s residence was run like an English country house.  

THE FISHING FLEET: HUSBAND-HUNTING IN THE RAJ Historical, 336 pages Weidenfeld & Nicolson - July 2012 7 weeks in the top UK bestseller lists. Unpublished memoirs, letters and diaries rescued from attics help this sparkling narrative bring a forgotten era vividly to life.

THE FISHING FLEET: HUSBAND-HUNTING IN THE RAJ

Historical, 336 pages
Weidenfeld & Nicolson - July 2012

7 weeks in the top UK bestseller lists. Unpublished memoirs, letters and diaries rescued from attics help this sparkling narrative bring a forgotten era vividly to life.

SNOWDON: THE BIOGRAPHY Biography, 404 pages Phoenix - June 11, 2009 Written with the cooperation of Lord Snowdon and his friends, but not subject to his approval. An intimate portrait of Anthony Armstrong Jones, the photographer, inventor and innovator and man about town who married Princess Margaret.

SNOWDON: THE BIOGRAPHY

Biography, 404 pages
Phoenix - June 11, 2009

Written with the cooperation of Lord Snowdon and his friends, but not subject to his approval. An intimate portrait of Anthony Armstrong Jones, the photographer, inventor and innovator and man about town who married Princess Margaret.

DIANA MOSLEY Biography, 432 pages Vintage - November 4th 2004 A secret project for over 10 years, written with Diana’s full cooperation, but not subject to her approval. Sold a decade before publication to the UK, USA, and serial, she stipulated that it was not to be published until her death.

DIANA MOSLEY

Biography, 432 pages
Vintage - November 4th 2004

A secret project for over 10 years, written with Diana’s full cooperation, but not subject to her approval. Sold a decade before publication to the UK, USA, and serial, she stipulated that it was not to be published until her death.