Mary Loudon is the author of Secrets & Lives, Middle England Revealed; Revelations, The Clergy Questioned and Unveiled, Nuns Talking. All three were published to enormous critical acclaim. Mary has won four writing prizes. She broadcasts frequently, has contributed to four anthologies, chaired many public discussions and been a Whitbread Prize judge. Mary is 38, married with two young daughters. She lives in Oxfordshire and the Wye Valley.