Kind Words

“You are an absolute marvel. Thank you for all you’ve done”.

Director, Alchemy TV, for historical consultancy for series development.

“In a book that deals with works of art…the critical question is how it looks and feels, and for that all credit must go to picture researcher Sarah Hopper…”

Jeremy Paxman, BBC Books, 'The Victorians'.

“Thanks again for all your amazing resourcefulness in finding and
tracking down images/permissions and your tenacious negotiating skills re fees!”

Senior Designer, Dorling Kindersley.

‘Thank you for your hard work on the pictures. They are magnificent. Really grateful!’

Dan Snow, Harper Collins 'Death Or Victory'.

‘…Thank you so much for your hard and creative work – the pages are lovely and the jacket is one of my favourites. And perfect budgeting!’

Muna Reyal, Senior Editor, BBC Books, 'Coast and Beyond'.

”I just wanted to thank you for all your help with the book- your pictures really made the book what it is!”

Author, Calder Walton , 'Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War and the Twilight of Empire'. (Winner of 2014 Longman-History Today Book Prize.)

‘Thanks to Sarah Hopper for her wonderful picture research’

Simon Baker, author, Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of An Empire

‘Thanks so much for your wonderful research on this project…Given the wide brief and relatively short timescale you’ve done a fantastic job, so thank you.’

Commissioning Editor, Harper Collins

‘Thanks again for all your hard work and commitment to the magazine over the months – it was a real pleasure having you around’.

Art Director, Saga Magazine