Hester Browne

Hester Browne is a writer and journalist who divides her time between London and Herefordshire.

She is a keen amateur baker and collects shortbread moulds, as well as etiquette books and red lipsticks.

Her first novel, The Little Lady Agency, was published by Hodder & Stoughton in 2005 and by Pocket Books in the US in 2006. The sequel Little Lady, Big Apple followed in 2006 and in the US in 2007, and the final instalment of this series What the Lady Wants was published in the UK in 2008 and as The Little Lady Agency and the Prince in the US.

Hester’s next novel The Finishing Touches was published both here and in the US in 2010 and The Runaway Princess was published by Quercus in the UK in June 2013.

Her latest novel The Honeymoon Hotel was published in September 2014 by Quercus.


Author photo © Dillon Bryden