Careless: Kirsty Capes in conversation with Pandora Sykes
Join us online with writer, journalist and broadcaster Pandora Sykes, as she talks to author Kirsty Capes about her electrifying debut novel, "Careless". 'The literary equivalent of gold dust.' - Benjamin Zephaniah
Wednesday 19th May, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
- Online event
About the Event
Join us online with writer, journalist and broadcaster Pandora Sykes, as she talks to author Kirsty Capes about her electrifying debut novel, Careless. Written with tremendous empathy and compassion, Careless charts the coming-of-age of Bess teenage, pregnant and living on the edge of society and what it means to be young and neglected in twenty-first century Britain, in one of the most lauded and highly-anticipated debuts of the year.Kirsty will talk to Pandora about the book and her personal connection to its themes, and youll even get the chance to put your own questions to the author at this special online event.'The literary equivalent of gold dust.' - Benjamin ZephaniahThis event will be broadcast on Zoom, please make sure you have this installed and updated on your chosen device.Please note that the Ticket Book option for this event requires a UK postal address. Please do not select this option if you do not have a UK postal address as you may not receive the book. Postage will be made after the event, so delivery is likely to be after the publication date.
About the Book
Publisher:Orion Publishing Co
Publication date:13 May 2021
Searing, poignant, insightful and achingly funny, Careless is an upmarket coming-of-age novel like no other, celebrating female friendship and the enduring hope to follow our dreams against all odds. Perfect for fans of Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams, Normal People by Sally Rooney and Everything I Know About Love by Dolly Alderton.