Fiona Valpy Bio


Fiona Valpy is the bestselling author of The Beekeeper’s Promise and Sea of Memories. Her latest novel, The Dressmaker’s Gift tells the gripping story of three young seamstresses struggling to carry on with their lives in Nazi occupied Paris in 1940.

Having lived in France for seven years, Fiona’s love for the country and its history, especially the Second World War, shines through in her books.

Fiona’s books have been bestsellers in the US, as well as reaching number 1 in the UK and Australia Amazon Kindle. She was also short-listed author for the Romantic Novel Awards 2019. Her books have also been translated into a dozen languages worldwide.

Fiona currently lives in Scotland but still travels regularly to the warmer climes in France.

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