Joanna Trollope @ Number 8 Festival

Joanna Trollope @ Number 8 Festival
  • Number 8, High Street, Pershore, WR10 1BG
    Number 8
    High Street Pershore , WR10 1BG UNITED KINGDOM
  • 02/03/2017 19:30 - 02/03/2017 19:30

£16.00

Join us for an evening with bestselling author Joanna Trollope. Joanna will be in conversation speaking about her new book City of Friends and the incredible experiences she has had writing novels over the past few decades. There will be the opportunity to pose your questions in a Q+A session and to get a copy of the book signed. " "Joanna is the author of nineteen highly acclaimed and bestselling novels. She has chaired the Whitbread and Orange Awards, as well as being a judge of many other literature prizes. City of Friends is her twentieth novel. " "This event is brought to you in partnership with Coach House Books, Pershore. The ticket price includes a hard-back copy of City of Friends (RRP £18.99).

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.