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Read Regional - Jane Austin

Date: 17th May 2018
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Hull Central Library

Meet JANE AUSTIN the author of NEWS FROM NOWHERE at Hull Central Library, part of the Read Regional programme

Jane Austin was born in Liverpool and has worked as a French teacher and as a coordinator of Adult Education in Yorkshire.

Starting writing at 68, she believes passionately in creativity as a way of breaking down barriers and bringing people together.

News from Nowhere, Jane’s debut novel, is inspired by a collection of letters, written a century ago by three of Jane’s family, as they served on the Western Front during the First World War. News from Nowhere was shortlisted for a Cinnamon Press writing competition and published February 2017.

Jane lives in York.

“Well researched, well written novel with engaging characters.”


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