Books, Writing and Appearances

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Majesty's Book of the Month, Life in the Georgian Court, and its sequel, also Majesty's Book of the Month, Kings of Georgian Britain, are available now. These true tales of 18th century royalty are scandalous, shocking and sometimes just a little bit tragic...

The Crown Spire, a novel of Edinburgh highwaymen, is available now worldwide. You can also treat yourself to French Revolutionary romance, The Star of Versailles!


The Mistress of Blackstairs , my novel of the brothels of Georgian Covent Garden, out now.

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Meet Me!
You can hear me speak or get a book signed at the events below:


Mania and Melancholy - mental health in the eighteenth century, Dr Johnson's House, London, 19th April TICKETS
Join author Catherine Curzon to explore attitudes to mental health in the eighteenth century through her discussion of the philosophies that started to develop, Dr Johnson’s own struggles, including his self-diagnosed ‘hypochondria’, and the infamous ‘madness of King George III.’

Past Events
A Celebration of Jane Austen with Adrian Lukis, 5th March 2017, Huddersfield


Join ‘Mr Wickham’ and the Regency Rejigged dancers for a celebration of all things Austen, marking the bicentenary of the author’s death.
Emma Hamilton: Seduction Late with the Georgian dining Academy, 14th February, The National Maritime Museum, London
Dr Johnson's Birthday Supper with the Georgian Dining Academy, 22nd September 2016, Dr Johnson's House, London 
Sam & George: When Dr Johnson met George III, 18th September 2016, Lichfield Guildhall
An Evening with Jane Austen, 4th September 2016, The Royal Pavilion, Brighton

Professional Credits
It's always a pleasure to receive a commission, and you can review my credits below:


All About History
Winston Churchill, Hero or Villain?: December 2015
Mutiny on the Bounty: January 2016
The All About History Book of American Presidents: February 2016
15 Craziest Assassination Plots: May 2016
The Great Fire of London: September 2016
The Somme: From Both Sides of the Wire review: September 2016
Versailles review: September 2016
Britain's Forgotten Bodysnatchers review: September 2016
How Absinthe Intoxicated the Bourgeoisie: September 2016
History's Weirdest Weddings: October 2016
The Carlton House Set: October 2016
The History of Sleep review: October 2016
A-Z of Victorian Crime review: October 2016
Vlad the Impaler: October 2016
Three Sisters, Three Queens review: November 2016
Marie de Guise: Scourge of Henry VIII review: November 2016

BBC History Extra
Extreme Georgian Beauty Regimes: April 2016

Explore History
Capability Brown Gardens: May 2016
WWII Museums in France: May 2016
Octavia Hill, Heritage Hero: May 2016
Landmark Trust Stays: June 2016
Roman Roads in the North of England: June 2016
The Best Temples in Bangkok: June 2016
Eugene Viollet-le-Duc, Heritage Hero: June 2016
Serbian WWII Memorials: July 2016
Strange Places, Kizhi Island: June 2016
Strange Places, Drakelow Tunnels: July 2016
Iron Age Hillforts in South West England: July 2016
Tombs in Lahorre: July 2016
Historic German Palaces: July 2016
Strange Places, Tintic Standard Reduction Mill: August 2016
Hungarian Castles: August 2016
Incan Ruins in South America: August 2016
Presidential History Museums in the USA: August 2016
Lighthouses in the Republic of Ireland: August 2016
Mining Museums in Wales: August 2016
Circus Maximus: August 2016
The Baths of Caracalla: August 2016
Churches in Venice: September 2016
Historic Gardens in MarrakechSeptember 2016
Tin Mines in CornwallSeptember 2016
Martello Towers in JerseySeptember 2016
Museum ships in SwedenSeptember 2016
Strange Places, The Italian Chapel, Lamb Holm: September 2016
Strange Places, Santa Roma de Sau: October 2016
Abbeys in Cambridgeshire: October 2016
Ancient Egyptian Temples: October 2016
The Castles and Palaces of Corfu: October 2016
Hiroshima Memorial Sites: October 2016
Stone Circles in North Scotland: October 2016
My Favourite Places: Alexander Vlahos: October 2016
Living History Museums in the South of England
Communist-Era Monuments in Bulgaria: November 2016
War Memorials in France: November 2016
Mills in Norfolk: November 2016
Ancient Greek Ruins: November 2016

History Answers
A Marriage Made in Hell: September 2015
The Murderous King George I: July 2016

History of Royals
Marie Antoinette’s Extreme Makeover: April 2016
Grace Kelly, From Hollywood to Monaco: April 2016
Franz Ferdinand, The Jaegermeister: May 2016
Francis II, A King Without a Kingdom: June 2016
Ivan VI, The Lost Tsar: July 2016
Sisi of Austria, Beauty Queen: July 2016 
The Mayerling Incident: October 2016
Princess Margaret's Forbidden Love: November 2016
The House of Hanover: November 2016

Jane Austen’s Regency World
An Evening with Jane Austen, Interview with Adrian Lukis: May 2016