Welcome to the website of Monica Porter, who has been a London-based journalist since the 1970s. Here you can find a selection of her newspaper and magazine writing, and information about her books, as well as updates about public events related to her work. You can also order her books from Amazon via this site. 



The Hungarian-language edition of Deadly Carousel, Monica’s book about her mother’s wartime exploits in Nazi-occupied Hungary, is to be published in a new, expanded version in Budapest in summer 2019.

Monica is currently working on a new non-fiction book, on a theme related to the Second World War, to be published in the UK by Pen & Sword Books in autumn 2020.




Monica has also started writing for a new online magazine featuring some of the best contemporary journalism, and edited by the distinguished journalist Daniel Johnson. You can read her first piece here: