Susan Hill – From the Heart
Sunday 14 May
The prize winning novelist Susan Hill discusses her illustrious career and new novel ‘From the Heart’, a devastating coming-of-age story. The book follows Olive a happy, open-hearted girl who meets a boy at university, makes a mistake and faces an impossible choice.
Susan Hill is a prize-winning novelist, having been awarded the Whitbread, Somerset Maugham and John Llewelyn Rhys awards, as well as having been shortlisted for the Booker Prize. She wrote ‘Mrs de Winter’, the bestselling sequel to Rebecca, and the ghost story The Woman in Black, which was adapted for the stage and screen and became a great success in the West End. Her other books include the highly successful crime novel series about the detective Simon Serrailler.