I write both non-fiction and fiction books with a local setting.
My first historical novel The de Lacy Inheritance, was published by Myrmidon Books in June 2010. �My second novel, An Honourable Estate, was published in 2012 and By Loyalty Bound - the story of the mistress of Richard III was published in 2013.
My work has appeared in publications as diverse as My Weekly, People's Friend, Take a Break Fiction Feast,The Lady,The Times and Top Gear.
My first publication was in Diana when I was just eleven years old! My first story was published in Pony Annual in 1972 when I was in my early teens.
Read extracts and find out more on my website: www.elizabethashworth.com
Historical Fiction and Local Interest
Publications & Performance History
The de Lacy Inheritance (Myrmidon Books 2010)
Lancashire: Who Lies Beneath? (Countryside Books 2009)
Tales of Old Lancashire (Countryside Books 2007)
Champion Lancastrians (Sigma Press 2006)
An Honourable Estate (2012)
By Loyalty Bound (Pen&Sword Fiction 2013)
By Loyalty Bound - the story of the mistress of Richard III. Watch the trailer:�http://youtu.be/ZW9NeOKnhlk
Short stories and articles in magazines too numerous to mention.
Workshop & Reading Experience
I work as a tutor for the Open College of the Arts.
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I am willing to talk to groups and libraries about my work. I also have some experience teaching creative writing and running workshops.