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Monica Porter has been a London-based journalist since the 1970s. This website is about her newspaper and magazine writing, and her books, as well as any public events related to her work. You can also order her books from Amazon via this site 




Monica’s latest book, Raven: My Year of Dating Dangerously, is the sensational memoir of her online dating escapades as an older woman. It is available on AmazoniBooksKobo and from all good retailers. A new paperback edition is to be published in early May by Head of Zeus.







Vali Racz in the 1940s

Vali Racz in the 1940s

Monica’s recent talk at the Jewish Cultural Centre, about her mother’s heroic actions in wartime Hungary, will be followed later this year by a re-launch of her book Deadly Carousel at the Hungarian Cultural Centre. The book tells the story of how her mother, the popular cabaret singer Vali Racz, rescued Jewish friends during the Holocaust. Details of time and venue will follow.

Monica can be contacted at



Monica is represented by the
Andrew Lownie Literary Agency
36 Great Smith Street
London SW1P 3BU

tel. 0207 222 7574

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