Kate Mayfield

Kate Mayfield is the author of The Undertaker’s Daughter (a memoir) and the coauthor of Ten Steps to Fashion Freedom and Ellie Hart Goes to Work. A graduate of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Manhattan, Kate lives in London.

Books by this Author

The Undertaker's Daughter

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. We either do, or we don’t.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. I have many. They are all great.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Aside from the perfect happiness scenario, I would be signing books and meeting readers. It really is a great privilege.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?


Sitting before a roaring fire in an English country house hotel with a huge pot of tea and a gobsmackingly good book. Rock and roll.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. The sons and daughters of the morticians of Ancient Egypt who were considered outcasts and made to live separate from their communities.

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