Charles Spencer leaves fans divided with unexpected photo

ByDavid M. Conte

Apr 23, 2022





Isabelle Casey




Among his other talents, Earl Spencer is a best-selling author and on Friday he gave fans an exciting update on his latest novel and showed some insight into his writing process – but fans were divided.


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Taking to his Twitter feed, Charles shared a photo of a very small desk facing a window. On the desk was a black lamp that was positioned next to his MacBook.


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Captioning the image, the count wrote: “Hard to explain the joy of securing this spartan space – a self-contained office in the library, with little to distract me while I do the final editing of my new book. #writers #writeabook #authors.”


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Fans were shocked by Charles’ choice of location and were eager to share their thoughts on his special writing location.



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A follower replied: “Wow, this is an incredibly small space. I always imagined you writing on a huge desk in one of your beautiful rooms in Althorp.


“I love that this space inspires you. Please keep writing.”


Another replied: “So that’s how it went. Good!” A third wrote: ‘Is there room to stretch your legs?


Other fans couldn’t help but agree that the Earl’s small workplace was the perfect setup to tackle a day of writing, as one follower replied, “Really great place. “



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charles novel catch a king was published in 2017


Another enthusiastic fan commented, “That’s all it takes. Can’t wait to see your new work.”


Another wrote, “Sometimes that’s all it takes. Silence is bliss.” A fourth replied: “I can’t wait. I like little moments of solitude in small soft spaces.”


Followers were very excited to see that the Earl was working on a brand new book and were curious to know what the theme of the novel will be.


Charles’s other works include the Sunday Times bestseller Blenheim: Battle for Europe, Killers of the King, To Catch a King and The White Ship.


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