Hear Jenny Lees at Hay Festival this Sunday


Author Jenny Lees to read from Seven Bands of Gold

Sunday 1st June 2014 – The Hay Festival – Oxfam Tent at 9:15am

7bog1Jenny Lees will be reading from Book One of Seven Bands of Gold First Love at the Hay festival this Sunday. Hailed as ‘a powerful story of love and betrayal … captivating, unforced and natural’ , it is a tale of 17-year-old Sally living in leafy suburbia in the mid-1960s. Having finished her convent education, Sally is shy and naïve. Then she meets Doug MacDonald and the urges that have lain dormant, anaesthetised by ignorance and Catholic angst, overpower her shyness and reserve. Almost overnight Sally blossoms…

Book One: First Love: Out now in paperback and ebook

Book Two: Sensual Love: Out November 2014