Horatio Clare

Horatio Clare

Biography

Award-winning author and speaker Horatio Clare will read from Aubrey and the Terrible Yoot and talk about the acclaimed book’s influences, from Roald Dahl to the Gruffalo.

Horatio Clare is the author of two memoirs, Running for the Hills and Truant; three books of nature and travel,¬†A Single Swallow, Down to the Sea In Ships, and Orison for a Curlew; a novella, The Prince’s Pen; an anthology, Sicily Through Writers’ Eyes, and most recently a novel for children, Aubrey and the Terrible Yoot, a Sunday Times children’s book of the year. His work has been listed for numerous¬†prizes, winning the Somerset Maugham award, the Foreign Press Association award and the Stanford-Dolman Travel Book of the Year 2015. Horatio contributes to numerous international publications and radio programmes, with regular essays for the Financial Times and From Our Own Correspondent.

All session by Horatio Clare

Aubrey & the Terrible Yoot

11:00 - 12:00
Cleckheaton Library