Agent: Broo Doherty
Phillipa Ashley studied English at Oxford before working as a copywriter and journalist. Her first novel, Decent Exposure won the Romantic Novelists Association New Writers Award and in 2009, it was filmed as a US TV movie called 12 Men of Christmas starring Kristin Chenoweth and Josh Hopkins. Miranda's Mount (or Return To Castle Bay) won Best Ebook at the Festival of Romance Reader Awards 2012 and It Happened One Night (or The Little Deli By The Lake) was shortlisted in 2013.
As Pippa Croft, Phillipa also writes as the Oxford Blue series which is published by Penguin.
She lives in a Staffordshire village with her husband and has a grown-up daughter. When she's not writing, she loves falling off surf boards and following Poldark around in a camper van.
Books by Phillipa Ashley
As Ashley Croft
Other Books by Phillipa Ashley
- Return To Castle Bay (Piatkus)
- The Little Deli by The Lake (Piatkus)
- Wish You Were Here - (Headline)
- It Should Have Been Me - (Headline)
- Fever Cure - (Samhain Publishing Ltd)
- Just Say Yes - (Headline)
- Decent Exposure - (Headline)
- Brief Encounters (Amazon Media)
- Dating Mr December (Sourcebooks Landmark)
- The First Time We Met - (Penguin) as "Pippa Croft"
- The Second Time I Saw You (Penguin) as "Pippa Croft"
- Third Time Lucky (Penguin) as "Pippa Croft"
Ashley and Frank Shortlisted for the RNA Awards 2022 - February 2022
Four-Book Deal to Avon for Phillipa Ashley - April 2021
Scilly Series From Ashley To Avon's Maze - March 2017
Christmas at the Cornish Cafe Published - October 2016
Advice For Any Aspiring Novelist - March 2014