Continuing our tradition of established writers introducing a pair of debut authors we have Professor of Creative Writing and author of No Dominion, Louise Welsh introducing:
Laura Carlin - The Wicked Cometh - In the murky alleyways of London, the vulnerable poor are disappearing and out of these shadows comes Hester White, a bright young woman who is desperate to escape the slums by any means possible.
Imogen Hermes Gowar - The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock - One evening in 1785, Merchant Jonah Hancock hears urgent knocking on his front door. One of his captains is waiting eagerly on the step. He has sold Jonah’s ship for what appears to be a mermaid.