They will discuss their influences and what inspired them to write fiction set in Victorian times; Elizabeth's debut The Doll Factory
takes place in London around the Great Exhibition of 1850, while Kaite's gothic Sarah Gilchrist series is set in Edinburgh.
The Doll Factory by Elizabeth Macneal is the intoxicating story of a young woman who aspires to be an artist, and the man whose obsession may destroy her world forever.
'Stunningly confident . . . thoroughly engrossing' - Ian Rankin
The Unquiet Heart is the second of Kaite Welsh's thrilling medical mysteries in the gothic Sarah Gilchrist series, following a medical student turned detective in Victorian Edinburgh.
'This powerful novel combines a disturbing look at late Victorian attitudes towards women and morality with a satisfying murder mystery' - Sunday Express