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Alanna Knight

Alanna Knight

Alanna Knight is one of the most popular authors in UK libraries. She is a leading crime writer who has three historical crime series, the Victorian detective Inspector Jeremy Faro, lady investigator Rose McQuinn, and time-traveller Tam Eildor.

Her 60 published works also include romantic thrillers and historical novels Alanna is an authority on Robert Louis Stevenson, and her non-fiction includes true crime, how to write guides and biographies.

Alanna is Hon President of Edinburgh Writers’ Club, founder member and official of Scottish Association of Writers, member of Society of Authors and Crime Writers’ Association. She appears regularly at the Edinburgh International Book Festival and many other literary events.

She is available for library visits with Live Literature Scotland, master classes, writing workshops, and adjudications with writing groups and talks to interested societies.

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Romance readers are predominantly female, but not entirely so – 19% are men.