Karen Liebreich is an author, historian, gardener and film-maker. Her books include Fallen Order and The Family Kitchen Garden. When a friend found an unsigned bottle on the beach with a beautiful letter inside, she wrote The Letter in the Bottle. She now runs Abundance London with Sarah Cruz, while writing the next book. She was awarded an MBE for services to horticulture and education in the New Years Honours.
Karen Liebreich speaks to the Birkbeck BACW students about her book The Letter in the Bottle and offers some very useful advice about the process of researching creative non-fiction.