Margaret Castle is the author of The House on Stilts. Margaret’s feral childhood on the coast of Lincolnshire filled her with a love of the huge horizons and instilled a cautious respect of the North Sea.
At the age of nine she learned of a tragedy that had torn apart her family and the whole coastal community. It was the worst peacetime disaster to strike England in the 20th century. The historical novel ‘The House on Stilts’ tells this story.
Margaret Castle writes historical fiction and literary fiction. She is working on her second full length novel about the cowboys of northern Spain in the 19th century.