Lara Prior-Palmer

Lara Prior-Palmer was born in London in 1994. Her aunt is Lucinda Green, a legendary rider and one of the UK’s best-ever equestrians. Lara studied conceptual history and Persian at Stanford University. In 2013, she competed in the 1000-kilometer Mongol Derby in Mongolia, sometimes described as the world’s toughest and longest horse race. Rough Magic is her first book.

A Richard and Judy Book Club Pick / Winner Stanford Travel Writing Awards 2020 /

Shortlisted for the William Hill Prize 2019

In this sensual, spiritual memoir, Prior-Palmer recounts her gruelling journey through immense physical hardship, and her surprising transformation from underdog to champion

Lara Prior-Palmer on horse
Titles by Lara Prior-Palmer

Rough Magic

SERVICE: Paperback campaign
CLIENT: Ebury Press
PUBLICATION DATE: 30 January 2020
CAMPAIGN: Complete