Nov 28, 2016

Seven days in the book world with Marcus Sedgwick

Marcus was born in East Kent. He started writing when he was a teenager but in his twenties he made it a career. His first book Floodland was published in 2000 and he has been shortlisted for and won many awards since then. Marcus was writer in residence at Bath Spa University for three years, he writes reviews for The Guardian and currently teaches creative writing at Arvon and Ty Newydd. In his spare time he draws, plays the drums and is a dab hand with a longbow. He now lives in the French Alps.

Here is Marcus’ reading week.

Thomas Mann - Buddenbrooks (1994)
Stefan Zweig - The World of Yesterday (2011)
Alanna Collen - 10% Human (2015)
Malcolm Lowry - October Ferry to Gabriola (1970)
and finally
Paul Mason – Postcapitalism (2016)

Mister Memory comes out March 2017  9781681773407
Snow comes out April 2017  9781908213402

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