Welcome to my website

Vanessa Couchman


Dear Reader,

If you like historical fiction, you’ve come to the right place. I write novels and short stories inspired by and set in France, where I live, and on the French island of Corsica, which I love to visit. You’ll find out more about these fascinating places in the blog here.



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Latest release!

I’m thrilled to announce that my latest release Is now available on Amazon. Overture is Book 1 of L’Alouette Trilogy, about a young woman born to a modest farming family in Southwest France. She has a remarkable singing voice and wants to become a professional singer, but plenty of obstacles are ranged against her!

Overture is available in Kindle and paperback formats.