Hannah Beckerman

Hannah Beckerman

Author & Journalist

Hannah Beckerman is an author and journalist. She is a book critic and features writer for The
Observer, the FT Weekend Magazine and The Sunday Express and has been a judge for numerous
book prizes including the Costa Book Awards. Her second novel, If Only I Could Tell You, is
published by Orion in February 2019.

Event 21: ‘Year of Wonder’ with Clemency Burton-Hill

Walter MacFarlane Stage

Leading arts broadcaster and local resident Clemency Burton-Hill presents a magnificent treasury of classical music in ‘Year of Wonder’: Classical Music for Every Day with author, journalist and critic Hannah Beckerman. Whether you’ve been immersed in classical music for decades or if it is a new journey of exploration, this event will have something special […]

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Event 24: “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”

Walter MacFarlane Stage

The celebrated novelists Amanda Craig and Francesca Segal have written masterfully about happy and unhappy families, teenagers, marriage, music and second chances. Francesca’s first novel The Innocents is a modern love story which won the Costa First Book Award and her second novel The Awkward Age is about a blended family attempting to build something beautiful amid the complexities […]

Fiction
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