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Katherine Stroud - Editorial Expert

About Katherine Stroud

Katherine Stroud, PR Collective Founder, is an independent Public Relations Consultant who specialises in the fields of Literature, Culture and Campaigning. She has worked in PR for over 18 years beginning in the PR department of Random House before joining Penguin six years later. Katherine worked with many prestigious authors on the Random House, Vintage division lists including Henning Mankell, Ian McEwan, Martin Amis and Anne Tyler. At Penguin, Katherine worked on the Fig Tree, Viking and Hamish Hamilton imprints for authors such as Jonathan Coe, Marina Lewycka,  India Knight, Kim Edwards, Penelope Lively, Anita Brookner, James Kelman, Naomi Alderman, Kathryn Stockett and Sarah Blake.  Clients as a freelance publicist have included Penguin, PRH Audio, Quercus, The Sunday Times EFG Short Story Award, Arcadia, The Alliance, Short Books and ONE – Pushkin Press working with authors such as Colm Tóibín, William Nicholson, Dame Daphne Sheldrick, Michael Arditti, Alexandra Shulman, Salley Vickers, Professor Ed Bullmore, Tom Whipple, Dr Michael Mosley, Chigozie Obioma, Frances Welch and Andrea Hoffmann.

Latest Reviews By Katherine Stroud

Silver
A cracking and class-act of a crime novel stuffed full of atmosphere and detail which skilfully sits alongside a truckload of tension. Journalist Martin Scarsden plans on a new start in Port Silver, Australia. On arrival he finds his childhood friend murdered, and his partner is number one suspect. While this could be read as a standalone novel, I recommend starting with Scrublands, Chris Hammer’s debut novel which won The Crime Writers’ Association John Creasy New Blood Award in 2019. The author has been a journalist for over 25 years and I feel his knowledge is anchored in ... View Full Review