Henley Literature Festival: Dazzling Debuts: Paula Cocozza and Nathan Hill

  • Henley Literature Festival
    Henley Literature Festival
  • 04/10/2017 12:30 - 04/10/2017 12:30

Never has the title been truer for this extremely popular event - the chance to get to know authors whose debut novels have alerted publishers and critics alike that a new talent is emerging. Both Guardian writer Paula and Florida-based Nathan's central characters have meetings that change their lives. In Paula's acclaimed How To Be Human, for Mary it is a fox in her garden - while in The Nix, named book of the year by Audible and Entertainment Weekly, Samuel meets the mother who deserted the family when he was a child. Come and meet the future.

About Nathan Hill

Nathan Hill's short stories have appeared in many literary journals, including The Iowa Review, AGNI, The Gettysburg Review, and Fiction, where he was awarded the annual Fiction Prize. A native Iowan, he now lives with his wife in Naples, Florida. The Nix is his first novel.