Author, born 1900 in Hamburg to a British father and a German mother. From 1939 – 1952 she lived in Bangkok with her husband and traveled Asia, Australia and the Caribbean Islands various times. In 1952 she returned to Hamburg and worked for press and radio. Her first novel „Rice in Silver Bowls” (Reis in Silberschalen), which was published in 1954, was a world-wide success. After the death of her husband, she moved to London in 1959.

The Time of the Dragons1958
Rice in Silver Bowls1958