Jennifer Robson is the internationally bestselling author of Somewhere in France, After the War Is Over, Moonlight Over Paris, and Goodnight from London. She studied French literature and Modern History as an undergraduate at King’s University College at Western University, then attended Saint Antony’s College at the University of Oxford, where she obtained her doctorate in British economic and social history. While at Oxford, she was a Commonwealth Scholar and SSHRC Doctoral Fellow. Jennifer lives in Toronto with her husband and children. For this novel, she traveled to England to speak with the last surviving woman who worked on Queen Elizabeth’s gown and was greatly inspired by all the stories the seamstress remembered.
Events Jennifer Robson was involved in
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 5:00 PM
Jennifer Robson reads from her newest enthralling novel, The Gown, before being interviewed by legendary costume designer Delphine White.
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Join HarperCollins Canada and the Toronto International Festival of Authors in celebrating the release of Jennifer Robson’s The Gown through Toronto Lit Up!