Harper Collins Logo

Discover Author

Gill Paul


Gill Paul is a Scottish-born, London-based writer of historical fiction and non-fiction. Her novels include Women and Children First (2012), which was shortlisted for an RNA award, The Affair (2013), and No Place for a Lady (2015), which was shortlisted for a Love Stories Award. Her non-fiction includes A History of Medicine in 50 Objects (2016), World War I Love Stories (2014) and Royal Love Stories (2015). Gill has written about relationships for a number of newspapers and magazines, and has an occasionally successful sideline in matchmaking. She swims year-round in an outdoor pond.

Works by Gill Paul

  • women-and-children-first-bravery-love-and-fate-the-untold-story-of-the-doomed-titanic
  • the-secret-affair
  • the-secret-wife-a-captivating-story-of-romance-passion-and-mystery
  • no-place-for-a-lady-a-sweeping-wartime-romance-full-of-courage-and-passion