In conversation with Sophie Hannah
Date: Sunday, 12th June 2022
Venue: Montgomery Town Hall
As writers go, Sophie Hannah has her work cut out. Not only is she master of the psychological thriller, she also walks in the footsteps of Agatha Christie, penning new Hercule Poirot novels. Not to mention her poetry, short stories and non-fiction too.
Join us in conversation with Sophie to find out more about her writing life, her latest thriller and what it’s like to re-imagine such a classic detective.
Sophie Hannah is a bestselling writer of crime fiction, published in forty-nine languages and fifty-one territories. In 2014, with the blessing of Agatha Christie’s family and estate, Sophie published a new Poirot novel, The Monogram Murders, and has since gone on to publish three more. She is also the author bestselling crime thrillers, including 2022’s The Couple at the Table, and collections of short stories and poetry. She is Course Director of the University of Cambridge’s Master’s in Crime and Thriller Writing and founder of the DREAM AUTHOR coaching programme for writers. She lives in Cambridge, where she is an Honorary Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College.