Agent: Isobel Dixon
Biography: Born in England, Charles lives in Fondi, near Rome, working as a university teacher and freelance editor. He is the author of the novels LITTLE MONSTERS and ANY HUMAN FACE (Picador) and the short story collection THE SCENT OF CINNAMON (Salt). His work is included in THE BEST OF BRITISH SHORT STORIES 2013 (Salt) and he has won an O. Henry Award and other short story prizes.
THE VIEW FROM THE TOWER and WITH A ZERO AT ITS HEART were published in 2014 by Exhibit A and The Friday Project respectively. His novella THE SLAVE HOUSE is available from Kindle Singles.
'Charles Lambert writes as if his life depends on it. He takes risks at every turn. … He pulls out the deepest-held emotions of his characters - love and desire and loneliness and hope - until they ripple across the page, and the reader feels them too.' -- Hannah Tinti