Sat, 23 Oct 2021
4.00pm - 5.00pm
Christy Lefteri returns to the Festival of Words to talk about Songbirds her heart-breaking follow-up to the million copy bestseller The Beekeeper of Aleppo.

The disappearance of a Sri Lankan nanny from her new life in Nicosia is the catalyst for an unexpected, moving journey through hidden lives and layered secrets in a mesmerising novel that puts real faces to the immigrant experience.

Set in her native Cyprus, Christy Lefteri has crafted a powerful, redemptive story of loss, of the triumph of the human spirit, and of the enduring love of a mother for her child.

Price £7
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