As Lili Hayward I’m the author of The Cat of Yule Cottage (2016) and A Midwinter’s Tail (coming October 2023); a magical, festive novella, featuring romance, Cornish folklore, Christmas and cats, set on the Isles of Scilly.
Lili Hayward (otherwise known as bestselling historical fiction author Laura Madeleine) is a writer from the West Country with a love for folklore and magical tales. She lives in Somerset with her partner and keeps the company of an elderly and opinionated ex-stray black cat.
She is represented by Meg Davis of Ki Agency and is the author of The Cat of Yule Cottage, published by Hodder & Stoughton in the UK, Newton Compton in Italy, Piper Verlag in Germany and Bai Hua Zhou Literature and Art Publishing House in China.
You can find Lili Hayward online as @lilihaywardauthor on Instagram and @lilihayward on Twitter.