Cornish Writers


The rugged beauty of Cornwall has inspired many Cornish writers and visitors.


Claudia Loveland

Claudia Loveland writes short stories, in various shapes and formats. Her Cornish stories are set within the last century and explore the experiences of newcomers and returners: those who want to lose their history or redesign their future. Some might not want to be here at all.
She loves surprises and humour, though heartbreak often threatens.


J C Berry

J C Berry is an author living in beautiful Cornwall with his family, soon-to-be husband, and hyper Jack Russell Terrier. The Flesh Auction is his debut novel.

IMG_5170 (300x200)-0ac87c10

Alexandra Fowler

A Cornish Children’s author and illustrator specialising in myths and adventure


Francis Edwards

Francis Edwards wrote The Camborne Riots of 1873: An Eyewitness Account: a fictional view of one of the bloodiest events to happen in Camborne

Winston Graham at his desk

Winston Graham

Winston Graham, born Winston Grime in 1908, moved to Perranporth on the coast of South West Cornwall, where he lived for thirty-four years.

Rosamunde Pilcher-d3d3ad89

Rosamunde Pilcher

Rosamunde Pilcher was born in Lelant and grew up in Cornwall. Her novel, The Shell Seekers, is a family saga set in Cornwall which sold approx 10 million copies worldwide.


Author's Bibliography: