Queen Victoria truly brought girl power to the British monarchy. To celebrate the 200th anniversary of her birth in 2019, London Book & Screen Week is delighted to welcome acclaimed historian Lucy Worsley to discuss her major new biography Queen Victoria: Daughter, Wife, Mother. From passionate princess to remarkably successful queen, this royal affair will explore Queen Victoria’s defining moments, how she invented a new role for the monarchy and her lasting legacy. Lucy will be in conversation with Royal…Find out more »
London Book & Screen Week is delighted to host Queen of YA fiction Holly Bourne. Holly is author of the award-winning Spinster Club series and It Only Happens in the Movies - shortlisted for the YA Book Prize 2018. The straight-talking novelist will discuss mental health, feminism, female friendship and realistic romance, alongside her latest novel Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes? The book follows Olive, a girl on the edge, who sparks a grassroots campaign to spread kindness at…Find out more »
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