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'Hull's answer to
BBC Radio 4's Front Row
Award winning author of
novels set in and around
Hull | City of Culture 2017
A Place to Call Home
Val's brand new novel, A Place to Call Home is available now from all good bookshops. The paperback edition is scheduled for release on 24 Jan 2019.
Nobody's Child Reissue
The reissue of Val's novel, Nobody's Child has made number 31 in the book chart. Val would like to thank all of her readers who have purchased the book. The ebook is available for 99p throughout October.
The Val Wood Prize 2018: Women's Writes.
The Winner of the Val Wood Prize 2018 has been announced and you can read the winning story here.
BRAND NEW ESSAY
Click here to read Val Wood's brand new essay on women's suffrage.
Bestseller: A Mother's Choice
Val's new novel, A Mother's Choice now available from all good booksellers, has made the bestseller list. Val thanks her readers for their continuous support.
Dr Val Wood.
Val receiving her Honorary Degree from the University of Hull. Visit Val's Facebook page for more pictures.
I am so pleased to announce that tomorrow, Monday 10th July, I am being awarded an honorary doctorate from The University of Hull. I am absolutely thrilled beyond words and incredibly exited for all the day holds. For those of you that wish to come and celebrate this momentous occasion with me, I will be in Hull’s Queen Victoria Square with my fellow graduates from 6pm. Val x
No Place For a Woman - Sunday Times Bestseller
Val's latest release has made the Sunday Times Bestseller list. Val thanks all readers who bought the novel and contributed towards its success.
Books That Made Britain
Val is back on your screens in Books That Made Britain on BBC4 on Sunday 13th November at 7.30pm or if you can't wait until then you can watch it here.
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