I'm the author of Beautiful Invention: A Novel of Hedy Lamarr (2018) and twelve other historical novels, including bestsellers, award-winners, and foreign language editions. I studied British history in the U.K. and afterwards worked in theatre, film, and television. I return annually to Great Britain and Europe to research my stories and nonfiction projects. I've also contributed articles on British history and travel to numerous publications and blogs, and writesfor newspapers and lifestyle magazines. More information is available at www.margaretporter.com. I tweet as @MargaretAuthor.