About Lauren Chater

Lauren Chater is the author of the historical novels The Lace Weaver and Gulliver’s Wife, as well as the baking compendium Well Read Cookies – Beautiful Biscuits Inspired by Great Literature.

In 2018 she was awarded a grant by the Neilma Sidney Literary Fund to travel to the Netherlands to research her third novel The Winter Dress, inspired by a real 17th century gown found off the Dutch coast in 2014. She has made appearances at the Brisbane Writers Festival, Storyfest, the Southern Highlands Writers’ Festival and the Tamar Valley Writers’ Festival, as well as many others. She is currently completing her Masters of Cultural Heritage through Deakin University.

For all rights enquiries, please contact Tara Wynne at Curtis Brown Literary Agency.

For all media enquiries, please contact the Marketing and Publicity department at Simon & Schuster Australia.

You can also connect with Lauren via Facebook and Instagram.

Media & Press for Gulliver’s Wife

Sydney Morning Herald Review, May 2020

ABC’s The Bookshelf with Kate Evans & Cassie McCullagh

The First Time Podcast – Conversations with Friends

Reimagining a Classic – guest post on Booktopia’s blog

Living Arts Canberra

Books by lauren chater

Gulliver’s Wife

Birth. Death. Wonder … One woman’s journey to the edge of love and loyalty

The Lace Weaver

‘Sometimes a shawl is not just a shawl. It is a voice, a force, a way of remembering…’

Well Read Cookies

Curling up with a book was never so delicious.