Duncan McLaren

Agent: Tom Witcomb

Biography: Author of EVELYN! Rhapsody for an Obsessive Love (Harbour Books, 2015) and LOOKING FOR ENID: The Mysterious and Inventive Life of Enid Blyton (World rights: Portobello, 2007). Now writing ZIMMERSONG, a memoir about his parents, based on his moving Saga blog 'Visiting Mabel' about visiting his mother in her care home. His blog was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize for Blogs 2011. 

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Duncan's Waugh site. 

EVELYN! Biography, 260 pages Harbour Books Ltd, 29 April 2015 A most personal and surprising biography of Evelyn Waugh which, for the very first time, also examines in full the love triangle between Waugh, Evelyn Gardner and John Heygate. Adopting the same disruptive and inquisitive approach as his previous works, McLaren manages to produce an entirely new portrait of Evelyn Waugh to those painted by more traditional recent biographies.

EVELYN!

Biography, 260 pages
Harbour Books Ltd, 29 April 2015

A most personal and surprising biography of Evelyn Waugh which, for the very first time, also examines in full the love triangle between Waugh, Evelyn Gardner and John Heygate. Adopting the same disruptive and inquisitive approach as his previous works, McLaren manages to produce an entirely new portrait of Evelyn Waugh to those painted by more traditional recent biographies.

LOOKING FOR ENID Biography, 336 pages Portobello Books Ltd, 1 June 2008 You are warmly invited to accompany Duncan on an adventure that will investigate what made Enid Blyton Enid, and endeavour to reach the source of her torrent of stories, those that came when she was "letting her mind go free."

LOOKING FOR ENID

Biography, 336 pages
Portobello Books Ltd, 1 June 2008

You are warmly invited to accompany Duncan on an adventure that will investigate what made Enid Blyton Enid, and endeavour to reach the source of her torrent of stories, those that came when she was "letting her mind go free."