Why Emma Donoghue will never write a sequel to her novel Room, despite fans begging her to
Author Emma Donoghue tells us the major differences between her book Room and the movie that stars Brie Larson.
The Wonder by Emma Donoghue – 22 September
In a village in 1850s Ireland, a little girl appears to be thriving after months without food, and the story of this "wonder" has reached fever pitch. Tourists flock in droves to the O'Donnell family's modest cabin and an international journalist is sent to cover the sensational story. Enter Lib, an English nurse trained by Florence Nightingale, who is hired to keep watch for two weeks and determine whether or not the girl, Anna, is a fraud. As Anna deteriorates, Lib finds herself…
The Wonder by Emma Donoghue There are any number of books out this autumn that I am excited about, but there are actually three in particular that I've been holding my breath for receiving an advanced reading copy from the publisher. The Wonder was one of those t
“In the world I notice persons are nearly always stressed and have no time...I don't know how persons with jobs do the jobs and all the living as well...I guess the time gets spread very thin like butter all over the world, the roads and houses and playgrounds and stores, so there's only a little smear of time on each place, then everyone has to hurry on to the next bit.” ― Emma Donoghue, Room
Orange prize for fiction 2012 longlist - in pictures
This year's Orange prize longlist takes in everything from 19th-century life on a Hebridean island to New York in the decade following 9/11
Emma Donoghue mma Donoghue (born 24 October 1969) is an Irish-born playwright, literary historian and novelist now living in Canada. Her 2010 novel Room was a finalist for the Man Booker Prize and an international best-seller. Donoghue's 1995 novel Hood won the Stonewall Book Award and Slammerkin (2000) won the Ferro-Grumley Award for Lesbian Fiction. #baybookfest
The Sealed Letter
The Sealed Letter - Kindle edition by Donoghue, Emma. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Sealed Letter.
Room: A Novel
Room: A Novel - Kindle edition by Donoghue, Emma. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Room: A Novel.
Wikipedia.org/ Emma Donoghue--(born 1969) is an Irish-Canadian playwright, literary historian, novelist, & screenwriter. Her 2010 novel Room was a finalist for the Man Booker Prize & an international best-seller. Donoghue's 1995 novel Hood won the Stonewall Book Award. & Slammerkin (2000) won the Ferro-Grumley Award for Lesbian Fiction. Room was adapted into a film of the same name, which Donoghue wrote the screenplay for, & she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted…