Hallie Rubenhold

Hallie Rubenhold is a critically acclaimed author, social historian, broadcaster and historical consultant for TV and film. She has written two works of non-fiction; Lady Worsley’s Whim which became the 2015 BBC 2 drama, The Scandalous Lady W  and The Covent Garden Ladies, which served as the inspiration for the ITV Encore series, Harlots. She is currently writing The Five, the first full-length biography of the victims of Jack the Ripper, and is also the author of a series of novels set during the French Revolution; Mistress of My Fate and The French Lesson. Prior to pursuing writing full-time, Hallie worked as a curator at the National Portrait Gallery and in the commercial art world.

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