Q&A with Maggie O'Farrell

Live Q&A event with bestselling author Maggie O'Farrell


Friday 8th May, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

  • In Conversation
  • Questions & Answers


About the Event

Online publishing broadcasters Elane & Sarah, I AM in print, put YOUR live questions to bestselling, award-winning Maggie O'Farrell. Learn about her publishing journey, writing techniques and her much-anticipated novel Hamnet, out 31 March. Register your virtual seat now.

About the Book


Maggie O'Farrell

Publisher:Headline Publishing Group

Publication date:31 Mar 2020


4.21 out of 5
16 reviews
"It's a beautifully written novel but I confess I read it with a faint impatience"
Evening Standard
"Immersive, at times shockingly intimate, and triumphantly brought to fruition, this is a work that ought to win prizes"
The Guardian
"It’s a novel that ultimately feels precious and worthy — something Shakespeare never was"
The Times
"A fictionalised account of the short life of Shakepeare’s son, Hamnet, is a work of profound understanding"
The Observer
"a sensual retelling of Shakespeare’s turbulent family life"
The Daily Telegraph
"a remarkable piece of work"
The Scotsman
"(a) heartbreaking, beautifully written story"
Daily Mail
"(an) undeniably intriguing, well-researched novel"
The Sunday Telegraph
"Maggie O’Farrell recreates Shakespeare’s family and that of Elizabethan England"
Irish Times
"O’Farrell seems always to be tugging at the reader’s sleeve, telling us to feel something"
Literary Review

Told in Maggie O'Farrell's unique voice, HAMNET reveals for the first time in fiction the story of heartbreaking loss which inspired Shakespeare's most celebrated play