Amy Sackville is an author and a teacher of creative writing at the University of Kent. Her first novel. Her first novel, The Still Point won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and was long-listed for the Dylan Thomas and the Orange Prizes. Her second novel Orkney won a Somerset Maugham Award. Painter to the King, her third novel, will be published by Granta in February 2018.
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