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Welcome to my website. You'll find all the details of my books here - plus links to my latest articles and interviews below. Here’s the trailer to season 2 of The Crown. And take a look below at the book I’ve just published on season 1 of the series. "Lege feliciter," as the Venerable Bede would say - may you read happily!



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The Crown: The Official History

'The things which I have here before promised, I will perform and keep.
So help me God.'

Netflix's original series The Crown painted a unique and intimate portrait of Britain's longest-reigning monarch. This official companion to the show, written by New York Times bestseller and royal historian Robert Lacey, is an in-depth exploration of the early years of Elizabeth II's time as Queen (1947 - 1955), complete with extensive research, additional material and exclusive, beautifully reproduced images.

Model Woman

Eileen Ford and the business of beauty. A revealing, no-holds-barred portrait of the legendary Eileen Ford—the entrepreneur who transformed the business of modeling and helped invent the celebrity supermodel.

Coming This October!

Netflix's original series The Crown painted a unique and intimate portrait of Britain's longest-reigning monarch. This official companion to the show, written by New York Times bestseller Robert Lacey, is an in-depth exploration of the early years of Elizabeth II's time as married Princess and Queen (1947 - 1955), complete with extensive research, additional material and exclusive, beautifully reproduced images.