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Adult books

Jess Bridges Mystery Series

The Silence

Don’t Trust Me


Deadly Nightshade

Peril series

Finding Sky Series

Struck Series

A Girl’s Best Friend is Her Wolf

New series starring a young Jane Austen out now!

Jane Austen Investigates

Hello. I’m so glad you’ve made it to my gateway. My name is Julia Golding, novelist and screenwriter, but maybe you’ve read my books written under the names Joss Stirling and Eve Edwards?

If you’re just here to find out more about my books, go straight through the doors below. Otherwise have a look round and find out more! You can find out more about my screenwriting projects here.

If you want to find out more about my role as director for the Oxford Centre for Fantasy, please go here.

Queen of the Night

Find out more about my new play about the first professional female scientist – Caroline Herschel. Click below for five minutes of highlights of our staged reading in Bath in October 2023. If you are interested in watching the whole show, please contact me.

Out now!

One Author, Three Names

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