Our Authors

Professionals with decades of combined experience, our authors are able to reduce complex ideas to simple, easy-to-follow guidelines.

In 30 years as a book editor, Allegra has worked with two Nobel Prize winners, three Booker Prize winners, Sir James Goldsmith, and Jane Goodall. Allegra has conducted creative writing workshops for the National University of Ireland, Galway, the University of Oklahoma, the Taos Writers Conference and the UK’s prestigious Arvon Foundation. She is the author of a bestselling memoir, Love Child: A Memoir of Family Lost and Found (2009), and a highly-praised novel, Say My Name (UK 2017, US 2018). Allegra is also the author of numerous screenplays, including one for the award-winning short film Good Luck, Mr. Gorski, which she also produced.

Allegra holds a First Class Honours degree in English Language and Literature from Oxford University.

To learn more about Allegra, please visit allegrahuston.com.

Allegra Huston is available for workshops, lectures, and author visits in person or remotely.

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