Lesley Thomson at Writeidea Festival, London

Lesley Thomson

Lesley Thomson will be appearing at East London’s free literature event, Writeidea Festival, on the 16th November. The festival will run from the 15th – 17th November from Idea Store in Canary Wharf and involve talks on politics, writing and identity.

Lesley Thomson is a prize-winning crime writer. Her first novel, Seven Miles from Sydney, is a crime thriller set in Australia. She also co-wrote actress Sue Johnston’s autobiography Hold on to the Messy Times. Lesley’s second novel  A Kind of Vanishing was published by Myriad in 2007 to critical acclaim, and won the People’s Book Prize for Fiction in 2010. She is also the author of  the number one bestseller The Detective’s DaughterGhost Girl and The Detective’s Secret.  The seventh novel in this series, The Playground Murders, was published in April 2019.

More information on Writeidea Festival and Lesley’s event in particular coming soon.