***Cancelled*** The Sunday Times / Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award
Tuesday 28th November 2017
18:30 - 20:30 at Waterstones, London - Trafalgar Square
Join us to celebrate The Sunday Times / Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award, in association with the University of Warwick.
The writers on the 2017 shortlist will be at Waterstones Trafalgar Square alongside Andrew Holgate, literary editor of the Sunday Times, and Caroline Michel, CEO of the literary agency Peters Fraser + Dunlop.
Please note that unfortunately Sally Rooney will not be able to attend.
This event is a wonderful opportunity to meet four of the most exciting young writers working in the UK and Ireland right now:
Minoo Dinshaw’s debut Outlandish Knight – The Byzantine Life of Steven Runciman is the biography of a great and strange British historian
With The End of the Day, Claire North has written a novel of life, death and everything in between
Julianne Pachico‘s debut collection of stories, mostly set in Columbia, brings together the fates of guerrilla soldiers, rich kids, rabbits and drug dealers (The Lucky Ones)
In The Lauras, Sara Taylor explores identity and relationships, set against a rolling backdrop of the North American landscape
The definitive platform for young writing in the UK and Ireland, The Sunday Times / Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award, in association with the University of Warwick, boasts a stellar list of alumni that have gone on to become leading lights of contemporary literature.
Book your tickets today to meet these diverse, adventurous and confident young voices now.
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