Her new book, The Viva Mayr Diet, is due out this spring.
She writes the French Mistress column in The Sunday Times about living in France. She is a regular contributor to the Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Telegraph, Tatler Magazine, and Harper’s Bazaar.
One paragraph from her entry:
At the moment I am reading The Glass Palace by Amitav Ghosh and The Pyramid by the Swedish crime writer Henning Mankell, two very different books, but I am about to go to India and Sweden to interview them and so need to do some research. I have never read a crime book before apart from Raymond Chandler; it is fun, easy reading but I'm not sure I will ever be mad about the genre. I like the Ghosh enormously, it is atmospheric, tragic, almost epic in scope.[read on]Visit Helena Frith Powell's website, and read about her top ten list of "sexy French books."
Writers Read: Helena Frith Powell.