Charlotte Mendelson has just been long listed for the Man Booker Prize for Almost English (all reviews here). She will be talking to Guardian Books and News Editor, Claire Armitstead.
Charlotte Mendelson’s last novel, When We Were Bad, was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction, and was chosen as a book of the year in the Observer, Guardian, Sunday Times, New Statesman and Spectator. She is also the author of Love in Idleness and Daughters of Jerusalem, which won both the Somerset Maugham Award and the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize. Almost English is her fourth novel.
This is part of the Highgate & Hampstead Literary Festival.