Join The Candid Book Club at Waterstones Piccadilly for an evening with award-winning novelist Elif Shafak, to discuss her novel The Island of Missing Trees. Elif is a British-Turkish novelist and the most widely read female author in Turkey. She has published seventeen books, eleven of which are novels and her work has been translated into fifty languages.
The Island of Missing Trees is a bittersweet tale of star-crossed love and the legacy of secrecy on future generations, played out in a vividly evoked island setting. It was longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2022 and Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award 2021.
We encourage attendees to read the book beforehand to allow for an open discussion on the night, but paperback copies of the book will also be available to purchase online via the Book & Ticket bundle – to be collected at the event.
Please note: due to limited availability tickets will be released in two rounds on the following dates - 19th April at 9am and 3rd May at 9am.
Please note that in the event of a change to the schedule, or a cancellation, ticket holders will be refunded no later than 7 days after the event. You will be contacted nearer the time with more information related to current government guidance.
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