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Receive The House in Little Chelsea with every purchase over £100*. Use code BOOKGIFT

Meet Clare Hastings, author of two books, ‘Head of Most Things’ at The Indytute and Calypso's (Head of Everything) mum...   

You may have spotted Clare’s new novel The House in Little Chelsea taking over the entire window of Daunt Books recently or in the Harpers Bazaar gift guide.   This brilliant book is a social history novel based on the real census records of Clare’s house in Earls Court (previously known as Little Chelsea). 

We are sending a copy of this lovely book to the first 20 people that spend over £100 on our website this week.
 Please enter code 'BOOKGIFT' at the checkout. 

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"This beguiling little book mixes fact and fiction to recreate the life of a house in Chelsea – the house in which the author lives – from 1873 to the 1920s. Perfect Christmas present for aunts, and everyone else really.”  

- Harpers Bazaar Christmas Gift Guide 2018.
Read more by Clare Hastings, Little Known Reasons to visit Chelsea.
  • Hoxton Hotel
  • Selfridges
  • Soho House
  • Stella Magazine
  • Stylist
  • Time Out
  • The Times
  • Press