Julia Kelly

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Julia Kelly is the author of extraordinary stories of ordinary women from the past. Her book The Light Over London was an instant bestseller, and was followed by The Whispers of War, The Last Garden in England, and The Last Dance of the Debutante. Originally from Los Angeles, Julia now lives in South London where she works on her first garden between writing deadlines.

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