Louise Doughty, Joshua Ferris, Paolo Giordano, and Matthew Tierney read from their latest books. This event is part of CBC Live, where Canada’s national broadcaster, the CBC, lends members of its radio and television team to host, moderate or interview at Festival events. This event also includes a door prize of a library valued at $500! Donated by Hachette Book Group. (thebookpile)… (more)
Louise Doughty is the author of six novels and has also written one work of non-fiction. Her books Fires in the Dark and Stone Cradle are based on the history of the Romany people and her own family ancestry. She's written five plays for radio and worked widely as a critic and broadcaster in the UK, and was a judge for the 2008 Man Booker Prize for fiction.