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Sonia Purnell

Sonia Purnell

Biographer and Journalist

Sonia Purnell is a biographer and journalist who has worked at The Economist, The Telegraph, and The Sunday Times. Her book, Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill (published as First Lady in the UK), was chosen as a book of the year by The Telegraph and The Independent, and was a finalist for the Plutarch Award. Her first book, Just Boris, was longlisted for the Orwell prize.