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In conversation with author Monique Roffey – 2020 Costa Book of the Year winner

Start Date

Sunday 24th Oct 2021 12:30 PM

End Date

Sunday 24th Oct 2021 13:30 PM

Location

Crown Hotel, Crown Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 2RZ

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Monique Roffey is an award-winning Trinidadian-born British writer of novels, essays, literary journalism, and a memoir. Her most recent novel, The Mermaid of Black Conch, won the Costa Book of the Year Award 2020 with her award winning book about an ancient Taino woman cursed to be a mermaid who is caught in contemporary times. This is a lyrical and vivid story of love, loss, family and friendship, as well as the destructive power of jealousy, and the terrible force of nature. Read more

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