Bethan’s new novel, ‘Graceland’, which tells the story of Elvis Presley and his mother, Gladys, will be published by Chatto and Windus in February, 2019.https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/111/1115441/graceland/9781784742485.html
Bethan’s story ‘Ms Featherstone and the Beast’ will feature in A Short Affair, Pin Drop’s short story anthology published by Scribner, edited by Simon Oldfield and with artwork by Eddie Peake.
Bethan’s dramatisation of Alisa Ganieva’s extraordinary novel ‘Bride and Groom’ , a tumultuous love story set in contemporary rural Dagestan, will air on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm on Sunday 4th Feb & Sunday 11th … Continued
Bethan’s story ‘Gospels’, written in response to her time as Writer in Residence at the Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, can be downloaded here.
Along with the writer Alison MacLeod, Bethan has been appointed Writer in Residence at Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft. She’ll be writing a short story in response to their exhibition Eric Gill: the Body.
Bethan will be speaking and giving a workshop at the British Council Literature Seminar, Berlin, from 28th-30th January. The theme is ‘Brit Crime: A New Golden Age of Crime Writing?’
Bethan’s drama series for the Writing the Century strand, ‘The View from the Windows’, will run from Monday November 2nd to Friday November 6th on BBC Radio 4 at 10.45 each morning. Listen here.
Mother Island has won a Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Award, which recognises the best of British fiction.