Authors & Events

Best-selling author, Patrick Gale modestly describes himself as “gardener, cellist, cook, whippet-walker and time-allowing, writer”. Thankfully time allowed him to pen his latest novel, ‘A Place Called Winter’, his first truly historical novel, based loosely on the real-life mystery surrounding Patrick’s great grandfather and the...

Max Porter’s highly original debut novel, ‘Grief is the Thing with Feathers’, has been greeted with widespread critical acclaim, being shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and scooping the prestigious Dylan Thomas Prize. The book is only 114 pages long, but it packs a...