Emily Bullock: The Longest Fight
Set in 1950s London amid the gritty and violent world of boxing, Emily Bullock’s beautiful and brutal debut is the story of one man’s struggle to overcome the mistakes and tragedies of his past. ‘The Longest Fight’ was inspired by Emily’s boxing grandfather and is an exploration of love and family loyalty.
Emily is a prize-winning short story writer and teaches creative writing. She is currently working on a new novel about a matriarchal family set in London at the end of the 19th Century: ‘Love, Death, and Penny Gaffs’.