Barbara Kyle

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BARBARA KYLE is the author of the bestselling "Thornleigh Saga" series of historical novels set in 16th-century England, and of acclaimed thrillers. Over half a million copies of her books have been sold in seven countries. Her new novel, The Deadly Trade, a murder mystery, will be published in September 2023. A screenwriter as well, Barbara wrote the screenplay for the feature film Saving Dinah available on Amazon Prime.

Barbara has taught writers at the University of Toronto and is a popular guest presenter at international writers' conferences. She has also coached hundreds of writers in her online programs, and many have become award-winning authors. Her video course "Your Path to Writing a Page-Turner" is a Udemy bestseller.

Barbara and her husband have lived in Guelph since 2013. They call it "Camelot."


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The Deadly Trade

The Man From Spirit Creek

The Thornleigh Saga series:

The Traitor's Daughter

The Queen's Exiles

Blood Between Queens

The Queen’s Gamble

The Queen’s Captive

The King’s Daughter

The Queen’s Lady


Beyond Recall

After Shock

The Experiment