Louisa is offering a critique of your novel: please submit a synopsis and your first three chapters. Young’s first book was a biography of her great-grandmother, the widow of Scott of the Antarctic. Her trilogy of novels featuring Evangeline Gower, single mother and former biker and belly-dancer, received rapturous reviews. She has also collaborated with her daughter Isabel Adomakoh-Young , under the pseudonym of Zizou Corder. Louisa’s novel MY DEAR, I WANTED TO TELL YOU was shortlisted for the Costa Novel of the Year Award, was a Richard & Judy Selection, a Waterstone’s Book Club Selection, and Book at Bedtime on Radio 4. Louisa writes regularly for The Guardian and The Sunday Times. Her latest novel is DEVOTION.