Adrienne is energetic and talented, with considerable experience in a wide range of
areas. Born in New Zealand, she has lived and worked in Australia, Spain
With her husband, Geoff, she ran a small business in England for some 24 years, producing
bespoke china and porcelain, achieving a high reputation for excellent quality and
service. Adrienne worked in all areas of the company including designing advertising
Sadly, Geoff passed away unexpectedly in 2004, but Adrienne kept the business going
She has always had a love of English and studied Latin
The business has mushroomed and she has been successfully providing independent
She has published about 145 books as of early 2018 (some of which appear on the Published Books page) in addition to the many manuscripts she works on but does not necessarily take to printed book format.
In 2017, Adrienne married John Charlton, and so began an exciting new phase of life.
Particular interests include classical music, history, archaeology, photography, community theatre, animals, food and wine, porcelain and glass, travel and computers.
Adrienne is a self-motivated and dedicated worker, with a love of challenging and
interesting work; she has a wide general knowledge and good business skills, a huge
amount of patience and great attention to detail. She has real commitment, energy