About the author

Kirsten Mckenzie

<p>A full time author, Kirsten is a former customs officer and antiques dealer, and who has also dabbled in film and television.<br><br>Her historical time travel series - <em>The Old Curiosity Shop</em> Series (which includes <em>Fifteen Postcards</em>, <em>The Last Letter </em>and <em>Telegram Home</em>), has been described as 'Time Travellers Wife meets Far Pavilions', and 'Antiques Roadshow gone viral'.<br><br>Kirsten released her bestselling gothic thriller&nbsp;<em>Painted</em> in 2017, with her medical thriller - <em>Doctor Perry</em>, following in 2018. Both books hit #1 in the Canadian and Australian horror charts.<br><br>Her latest thriller - <em>The Forger and the Thief</em>, was released in July 2020. A historical thriller, set in Florence, Italy.<br><br>Kirsten lives in New Zealand with her husband, her daughters, two rescue cats.<br><br>You can sign up for her sporadic newsletter at: https://www.kirstenmckenzie.com/newsletter/<br><br>You can also find her on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and BookBub.</p>