All posts by Francesca Haig

New novel coming June 2021

I’m so thrilled to announce that my next novel, The Cookbook of Common Prayer, will be published in spring 2021 by Allen & Unwin, in the UK and Commonwealth (excluding Canada).  You can read the news of the acquisition in The Bookseller here (paywalled, but non-subscribers can view a few articles per month). The official blurb … Continue reading New novel coming June 2021

British Academy event, 9th Dec

If you’re in or near London, come along on 9th December (6:30pm) to hear me, Sophie Mackintosh (author of The Water Cure), and Season Butler (author of Cygnet). I’m looking forward to chatting with these two terrific writers, and discussing the coals-to-Newcastle challenge of writing dystopian literature in our current political and environmental hellscape. You can book … Continue reading British Academy event, 9th Dec