Skip to content
May 8, 2016 / peoplesbookprize

The People’s Book Prize – Spring Collection – Fiction – “The Speaker’s Wife” by Quentin Letts

i1397-fsThe Speaker’s Wife By Quentin Letts

Published by Little Brown Book Group
ISBN 978 1 4721 2200 1
Spring 2016

Synopsis

England which has neglected its beliefs. Laugh-aloud satire is mixed with moving passages about the human condition and even a fairytale love story.

Author’s Biography

Quentin Letts is parliamentary sketch writer and theatre critic for the Daily Mail. A regular broadcaster on radio and television, he was formerly New York correspondent for The Times and gossip columnist for the Daily Telegraph. He recently presented Radio 4’s series ‘What’s The Point Of?’This is his first novel.

Reviews

‘This brilliant and utterly engrossing debut novel is both a lively political satire and a state-of-the-nation polemic . . . The author’s Wodehousian relish of the English language is infectious’ Tatler
‘Wildly original and beautifully written. It’s funny but, at time, unbearably sad’ Daily Mail

——————————————————————————————————————
home pageThe People’s Book Prize is the unique literary competition that is judged by the nation and open to all UK publishing companies.

You Be the Judge : The People’s Book Prize – “The home for new and undiscovered works
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: