Roland Buti & Adam Thorpe
Sun 20 Aug 10:15am - 11:15am
Winner of the Swiss Literature Prize Roland Buti sets his latest novel in 1976, the century's hottest summer, when drought threatens to bring down the Sutters, parents of 13 year old Gus. Adam Thorpe, who wrote the bestselling Ulverton, also has a teenager at the heart of Missing Fay, a 14 year old girl who disappears from a Lincoln council estate. Is she a runaway or a victim? Chaired by Claire Armitstead.