Naomi Wood was born in 1983 and lives in London. She studied at Cambridge and at UEA for her MA in Creative Writing. Originally from York, she has gone on to live in Hong Kong, Paris and Washington DC. The Godless Boys is her first novel.
Congratulations to Naomi Wood, whose novel Mrs. Hemingway has been shortlisted for the prestigious Dylan Thomas Prize for young writers.
From the beginning of his first marriage, Ernest Hemingway was never without a woman. Naomi Wood recalls the moment she realised she had to write a novel about the four Mrs. Hemingways.
Doris Day, Josephine Baker, Fred Astaire... Naomi Wood, author of Mrs. Hemingway, has compiled a soundtrack to get you in a Hemingway mood.
Naomi Wood is the author of The Godless Boys, a novel about an alternative England, where the Church controls the country and non-believers have been exiled to a remote island. On the Island, a fierce group of boys patrols the community, searching for signs of faith and punish...
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by @NaomiWoodBooks - 4 days ago
NaomiWoodBooks - 4 months ago
The French edition of Mrs Hemingway out on May 11 from Éditions la Table Ronde. WAHOO!!
NaomiWoodBooks - 6 months ago
If you're in London on Wed 22 Feb, I'm interviewing Rachel Cusk for a Goldsmiths Prize event. She is one of my favourite writers - witty, dark, an intellect of steel - and her novels Outline and Transit are just spectacular - and v weird. Tickets are free!
NaomiWoodBooks - 8 months ago
Readers in the US! Mrs. Hemingway is $1.99 as an e-book from your favo(u)rite online stores. Catch it before Christmas! x
NaomiWoodBooks - 11 months ago
If you're in San Sebastian this Thursday... so am I! Head down to the Central Library this Thursday at noon for a bilingual presentation on what the Hemingway(s) got up to in the Basque Country. Naturally I'll be doing most of it in Basque with some smatterings of English.
NaomiWoodBooks - one year ago
Anyone else at Wilderness this weekend? I'm talking this afternoon at 3.30 in the literary tent. Swing by if you are!
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