Rory Clements and Anne O’Brien: Historical Fiction Today Tuesday October 03 - 10/03/2017 02:30 pm £6

Historical fiction is one of the most popular literary genres. Here, two leading authors discuss why it appeals to them and to such a wide audience. Rory’s latest book Corpus begins in Berlin in 1936 and moves through murders in England to links with Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson. In The Shadow Queen, Anne goes back to the Plantaget and the scheming beauty that is Joan of Kent, mother of Richard II. A chance to learn more about this fascinating literary world.