At an exclusive online Times+ event which took place on Thursday, August 13, two-time winner of the Man Booker Prize Hilary Mantel was in conversation with Robbie Millen discussing The Mirror & the Light and her wider body of work along with answering subscriber questions.
Hilary Mantel, author of the best-selling novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies brought her peerless trilogy to a triumphant close with The Mirror & the Light which was published in March 2020 by 4th Estate.
Hilary is the author of fifteen books, including A Place of Greater Safety, Beyond Black, the memoir Giving Up the Ghost and the short story collection The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher. Her two most recent novels Wolf Hall and its sequel Bring Up the Bodies have both been awarded the Man Booker Prize.
“Just loved tonight's event. So very entertaining and with such a great touch of humour. Very insightful.”
“Thank you for a really excellent event. I loved hearing from Hilary Mantel about how she writes and researches. Inspiring stuff.”
"That was absolutely fascinating- she is such a good and generous speaker- and thank you for asking my question! I also like these virtual events as I am much more able to "attend" than when they were held in London"
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