"Alice Thomas Ellis" was a British writer and essayist. She was the author of numerous novels, and also of some non-fiction, including cookery books. Although her married name was Anna Haycraft, she is best known by her nom-de-plume.
Ellis was half-Finnish people/Finnish, half-Welsh people/Welsh and spent part of her childhood as an evacuee in North Wales, a period she later wrote about in A Welsh Childhood. She later moved to North London.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Alice Thomas Ellis on Wikipedia.