Kate Mosse

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Kate Mosse is the author of ten novels & short story collections, including the No 1 bestselling The Burning Chambers Series as well as the multimillion selling Languedoc Trilogy and No 1 bestselling Gothic fiction including The Winter Ghosts and The Taxidermist's Daughter, which she has adapted for the stage. Her books have been translated into 38 languages and published in more than 40 countries. She has also written four works of non-fiction, four plays, contributed essays and introductions to classic novels and collections. A champion of women's creativity, she is the Founder Director of the Women's Prize for Fiction and sits on the Executive Committee of Women of the World. She is the Founder of the global campaign - #WomanInHistory – launched in January 2021 to honour, celebrate and promote women’s achievements throughout history and from every corner of the world. She was awarded an OBE in 2013 for services to literature and women and was named Woman of the Year for her service to the arts in the Everywoman Awards.
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  1. 130. EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR: WOMEN WHO RESISTED
    130. EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR: WOMEN WHO RESISTED

    Join Kate Mosse for her mesmerising new one-woman show, commissioned for Holocaust Memorial Day 2025. With original music and captivating images, Kate brings to life some of the heroines of World War II who epitomise the unwavering strength of the human spirit in the darkest hours. From Irena Sendler, Yukiko Sugihara, Sophie Scholl and Renia Kukielka to the indomitable Mary Elmes, Noor Inayat Khan and Faye Schulman, Kate celebrates their extraordinary resilience and bravery in the face of Nazi tyranny. Join her in honouring their legacies and celebrating their remarkable contributions to history.

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