Russell Croft

Russell CroftThe author Russell Croft has followed an unusual career path. He started out as a solicitor and later switched to being an academic historian. He now works for himself, as a writer of Victorian historical fiction with a legal backdrop.

Having lived here, there and everywhere, Russell is now happily resettled in his home town of Leeds. He likes to walk in the Yorkshire Dales, while imagining situations to throw George Phinney (the solicitor narrator of his stories) into.

Russell is passionate about history and is constantly reading and researching into different aspects. Find out what is currently interesting him from his blog.

He does not intend returning to the legal profession.

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