• Karen Maitland

    Karen Maitland

    Agent : Victoria Hobbs

    Karen Maitland is a full-time writer with an honours degree in Human Communication and a doctorate in Psycholinguistics to her name. Her first novel, The White Room, was short listed for The Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award. Her second novel, Company of Liars, was published by Michael Joseph in 2008, followed by The Owl Killers in March 2009, The Gallows Curse in 2011 and The Falcons of Fire and Ice in 2012. Her latest books, The Vanishing Witch and The Raven’s Head were published by Headline in 2014 and 2015 and her next, The Plague Charmer, will be published in October 2016. As well as her own medieval thrillers, Karen writes joint medieval crime novels with a group of historical authors known as the Medieval Murderers.