Joanna Trollope @ Hungerford Bookshop

Joanna Trollope @ Hungerford Bookshop
  • Croft Hall, The Croft, Hungerford, RG17 0HY
    Croft Hall
    The Croft Hungerford, RG17 0HY UNITED KINGDOM
  • 12/04/2017 20:00 - 12/04/2017 20:00


Joanna Trollope has been writing for over thirty years and is well known for her enormously successful contemporary works of fiction. She has been described as one of the most insightful chroniclers and social commentators writing fiction today. We are delighted to welcome her back to Hungerford where she will be talking about her latest novel 'City of Friends'.

Joanna Trollope is the author of many highly acclaimed and bestselling novels, including The Rector's Wife, Marrying the Mistress, Daughters in Law and City of Friends. She was appointed OBE in 1996, and a trustee of the National Literacy Trust in in 2012. She has chaired the Whitbread and Orange Awards, as well as being a judge of many other literature prizes; she has been part of two DCMS panels on public libraries and is patron of numerous charities, including Meningitis Now, and Chawton House Library. In 2014, she updated Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility as the opening novel in the Austen Project.