Clapham Book Festival: Elizabeth Buchan

Clapham Book Festival: Elizabeth Buchan

Best selling author Elizabeth Buchan talks to Julie Anderson at Clapham Book Festival about her career as an author. Catch up with the live online event hosted by Time & Leisure magazine

Clapham Book festival is back this year with a series of live events in person and online which will be hosted by media partners Time & Leisure magazine. So check out the upcoming line-up of best selling authors and some top names in literature and book your tickets now.

Catch up with the inspirational Elizabeth Buchan in conversation with Julie Anderson talking about her career in publishing. Elizabeth is a best selling author who lives in Clapham. Watch the video to get the inside track on her early beginnings as a ‘blurb’ writer at Penguin books. And discover the hilarious secret codes behind the summaries of some of our favourite books.


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Elizabeth Buchan is a British author born in Guildford. Her novel Consider the Lily won the Romantic Novel of the Year Award by the Romantic Novelists’ Association. Her latest novel Two Women in Rome, released June 2021 is currently out on hardback. Other popular novels include: The Museum of Broken Promises and The New Mrs Clifton. You can find out more about Elizabeth on her website and the back catalogue of books:

“I adored this. It’s an amazing, emotive, heartbreaking but also ultimately uplifting novel. I really loved it so much.”

Laura Barnett, author of Versions of Us, The Museum of Broken Promises


The Times, The New Mrs Clifton


Elizabeth Buchan was in conversation with Julie Anderson, author of Plague and Oracle (Claret Press) and Trustee of Clapham Writers, the charitable organisation responsible for the Clapham Book Festival.

Time & Leisure, media partners for the event, will hosting live talks online leading up the October festival. The first is a chat with author Elizabeth Buchan on 28 July.

Visit Clapham Book Festival website for the latest dates and online events: