Eirinie Lapidaki

Born in the north-east of England Eirinie read English Literature at St Andrews and completed her MLitt at Newcastle University, where she researched Victorian social reform poetry and the periodical press.

Her debut novel, The Wives of Halcyon, is forthcoming from Legend Press in May 2024. She began writing the novel while working as a bookseller at Waterstones, and early chapters won a Northern Writers Award from New Writing North.

She is currently working on her next novel, about the wellness industry and its impact on women’s bodies.

Eirinie lives in Gateshead with her husband, her daughter and her dog.

Eirinie’s Instagram: eirinie.writes

Eirinie is represented at Jenny Brown Associates by Lisa Highton. For all enquiries, contact