Kate Weinberg

Kate Weinberg


Kate Weinberg was born and lives in London. She studied English at Oxford and creative writing in East Anglia. She has worked as a slush pile reader, a bookshop assistant, a journalist and a ghost writer. The Truants is her first novel.

‘One of the best books I have read in… forever. I fell in love with these characters and am still mourning that I don’t get to live in their world anymore. Kate’s writing is like a wickedly brilliant Donna Tartt, Agatha Christie and Liane Moriarty all mixed into one … Nothing but absolutely brilliant from beginning to end’ SCARLETT CURTIS


18:30 – 19:30 Bright New Stars: Fiona Mozley, Rosie Price, Kate Weinberg

Walter MacFarlane Stage

Join the next generation of rising stars in literature as three debut novelists join in conversation to discuss their exciting new work. Fiona Mozley’s debut novel Elmet was shortlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize and was ranked in the Books of the Year by The Guardian, The Spectator, Financial Times and Observer. Rosie Price’s […]