Our September 2020 Author of the Month is: Ali Smith!
Aura Libraries have chosen Ali Smith as our September 2020 Author of the Month in celebration of her highly anticipated new book Spring – the last in her seasonal quartet! She has conquered all literary paths and is undoubtedly one of the most beloved contemporary writers.
Whether you are discovering her books for the very first time, or revisiting some of her best known and loved titles, we have put together a small reading list to set you off on an Ali Smith adventure! Enjoy!
The Accidental (2005): divided into three parts, this novel follows the Smart family as they are met with an unexpected guest.
Girl Meets Boy (2007): a modern retelling of the Greek mythological figure, Iphis.
There But For The (2011): this novel centres upon Miles Garth who decides to lock himself in a room and never leave.
Autumn (2016) Winter (2017) Spring (2019) Summer (2020): a book for every season!
Aura Libraries’ personal favourite (and not just because of the name!)…
Public Library and Other Stories (2015): a fantastic collection of 12 short stories that centre on libraries!
What is your favourite Ali Smith novel? Let us know what you think of our choices or which ones you would have chosen! Leave a comment below or get in touch on Twitter (@LibFlintshire) and Facebook (@LlyfrgelloeddAuraLibraries)
To view our previous Author of the Month, click here!