FICTION AT FOUR: Beth Underdown


Beth Underdown

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Thursday, 16 March 2017 - 4:00pm
Café Ollo, Media Centre, 4pm-5pm
£5 includes coffee/tea and cake
Huddersfield Literature Festival

Beth Underdown talks about her remarkable debut novel, based on the life of a real witchfinder.


It’s 1645 – Alice Hopkins returns, husbandless and pregnant, to her brother Matthew’s house in Essex. But what keeps him out late at night and why is he compiling a book of women’s names?