Patricia Halliday was born in post-war Germany, has travelled extensively and now lives in Devon. The Harvest of Betrayal is her debut novel drawing on her experiences of living in France and Africa. Her interests are fly fishing, riding and rifle shooting with her husband.
When Diana Lewis and her husband, Simon, go to view a small chateau on an estate in France, Diana feels she has come home. The renovated chateau is charming and the other residents are pleasant and friendly.