About the Event
One of the UK’s best contemporary writers presents her latest novel Ghost Wall, currently on the long list for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019, a taut and unsettling story that pins the reader to every page with creeping menace. She discusses tension, wit, atmosphere and questions of belonging. Chaired by BBC Radio 2 producer and host of the Book Off! podcast Joe Haddow.
About the Author
Sarah Moss is the author of six novels and a memoir of her year living in Iceland, Names for the Sea, shortlisted for the RSL Ondaatje Prize. Her novels are Cold Earth, Night Waking (Fiction Uncovered Award), Bodies of Light (shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize), Signs for Lost Children (shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize) and The Tidal Zone (shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize).
Sarah was born in Glasgow and grew up in the north of England. After moving between Oxford, Canterbury, Reykjavik and West Cornwall, she now lives in the Midlands and is Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Warwick.