Sophie Cunningham: This Devastating Fever Sat 10 Sep, 2pm
Prolific author Sophie Cunningham‘s This Devastating Fever has drawn praise as sinuous, strange [and] utterly compelling’ (James Bradley). Join Cunningham as she chats about her dazzlingly original novel that address anxieties of the present moment and finds comfort and answers in the past. With Nadia Bailey.
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