Gabrielle Kimm

Gabrielle Kimm is the author of three novels, ‘His Last Duchess’ (Sphere 2010), which was longlisted for the RNA Novel of the Year 2010, ‘The Courtesan’s Lover’ (Sphere 2011), the first chapter of which was shortlisted for the Impress Prize for Fiction in 2007, and ‘The Girl With The Painted Face’ (Sphere 2013). Gaby lives on the Hampshire-Sussex border, and is a graduate (with distinction) of the University of Chichester MA in Creative Writing. She is a qualified English and Drama Teacher and is currently back at the University of Chichester as a Royal Literary Fund Fellow. Gabrielle is currently in the early stages of a fourth novel, as yet untitled, to be set in London in the nineteenth century. (Photograph by Natalie Miller 2012)