Best-known for her evocative and thoroughly researched historical novels, set against the backdrop of southern Europe – particularly Greece – Victoria Hislop is one of the UK’s bestselling novelists.
She worked as a journalist and in publishing before writing her first novel, The Island, inspired by her love of Greece. Widely considered a modern classic, the novel held the number one slot in the Sunday Times paperback charts for eight consecutive weeks and has sold over two million copies worldwide. Since then she has continued to dominate bestseller lists, with books including The Return, The Thread, The Sunrise and Carte Postales from Greece & Those Who Are Loved.
Victoria will be interviewed by Matthew Stadlen.
Presented in association with Clive Conway Productions
|Thursday - 27th February||1:00 PM|
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