Weekend in Chambéry

Chambery festival poster

  The Painted Bridge has won the ‘English first novel prize – 27th edition of the Festival du premier roman de Chambéry, France.’ The winning novel is selected by a vote by members of reading groups. I had the great pleasure last weekend of going to Chambéry for the Festival du premier […]

Teddington Library Talk

I’m at Teddington Library on Tuesday 20th May, chatting about The Painted Bridge and The Sacred River - the inspiration behind the novels, the themes that interest me in writing about women’s lives, and writing process.                                 […]