Cathy Rentzenbrink and Nina Stibbe
Cathy Rentzenbrink is the author of The Last Act of Love and A Manual for Heartache and is currently working on a novel and a book about books. Cathy regularly chairs literary events, judges prizes, interviews authors, reviews books and runs writing workshops and thinks that most lives would be enriched by more reading and writing. She won the Snaith and District Ladies Darts Championship when she was 17 but is now sadly out of practice.
Nina Stibbe is the author of Love, Nina – winner of the Non-Fiction Book of the Year Award at the National Book Awards 2014 and adapted by Nick Hornby for BBC television. Her novels Man at the Helm and Paradise Lodge were both adapted for serialisation on BBC Radio 4, and both shortlisted for the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize for Comic Fiction. Her latest, An Almost Perfect Christmas, came out in 2017. She lives in Truro (and is Cathy Rentzenzb
rink’s new best friend.)