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Literary Luncheon with Felix Francis
Tue 23 May 2017, 12:00 – 14:30 BST
For the final literary lunch ahead of this year’s festival join Felix Francis at the beautiful Sidholme Hotel where, over a delicious 2-course meal, he will discuss his father Dick Francis’s literary legacy and their collaborative work, as well as his own writing including his latest book Triple Crown.
FELIX FRANCIS is an international bestselling author who studied Physics and Electronics at London University and then spent 17 years teaching Advanced Level Physics. The younger son of crime writer and National Hunt jockey, Dick Francis, Felix assisted his father with both the research and writing of his novels for 40 years in a father-and-son writing partnership, until Dick’s death in 2010. Dick’s last four novels – Dead Heat, Silks, Even Money and Crossfire – were written in collaboration with Felix, who has now written 10 successful novels, the latest being Triple Crown.