We chat with Lucy Atkins online about her novel, Magpie Lane published during lockdown, followed by a live Q&A from you. Novel Nights Book Club gets under the skin of a novel, discussing craft and writing for writers and readers
The Book: Magpie Lane
When the eight-year-old daughter of an Oxford College Master vanishes in the middle of the night, police turn to Scottish nanny, Dee for answers.
About Lucy Atkins
Lucy Atkins is a journalist, award-winning author and book critic for The Sunday Times. She has written for publications including The Guardian, The Times, The Telegraph, The T.L.Sand many UK magazines. She judged the Costa Prize in 2017, and teaches creative writing at Oxford University. Her novel THE NIGHT VISITOR has been optioned for television. Her fourth novel, MAGPIE LANE has just been published by Quercus.