Author, Anna Pasternak (great-niece of Boris Pasternak, the Nobel prize-winning author of Dr Zhivago) will be talking about her new book ‘Lara: The Untold Love Story that inspired Dr Zhivago’. Carnival Films are currently developing Lara with Liz Trubridge, (producer of Downton Abbey) for a major, six-part TV series and Liz will also talk about how she is bringing the book to the screen as part of this stimulating evening. The chair of the evening will be Val Hudson, former editorial director of Harper Collins and Hodder Headline, a published author herself and the rumoured author of A Simples Life, the best-selling ‘autobiography’ of the infamous cravat-wearing Russian Meerkat Aleksandr; as well as Arthur – the dog that crossed a jungle to find a home.
The event will include as the opportunity to win a luxury spa day for two at Guildford Harbour Hotel and to purchase paperbacks and have them signed by the two authors.
For further information, go to www.haslemeretravel.co.uk
Tickets: £15, includes a glass of fizz
Date - Thursday, 18/05/2017