Folkestone Book Festival: Cassandra Darke
23rd November 2018
Posy Simmonds' graphic novels have always put a magnifying glass on British society and domestic life. Her new book, Cassandra Darke, is the story of a mean, selfish art dealer, living in Chelsea in a house worth £7 million, convicted for fraud and forced to venture out of her rich enclave.
Posy Simmonds' is the author of many books for adults and children, including Gemma Bovery, Lulu and the Flying Babies, the film of which was nominated for an Oscar. She has won international awards for her work. Both Gemma Bovery and Tamara Drewe have been made into successful feature films.
Tickets: £10/Friends & concessions £8
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Afternoon Tea at Best Western Clifton Hotel
The Glampervan Hire Company
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