Francesca and the Mermaid is a new contemporary novel set in Lewes. Author Beryl Kingston tells of a woman who uproots her life and moves to the town after believing she’s seen a mermaid. Local readers will recognise the scenes involving Bonfire and Lewes Castle… and may also have a few thoughts about the art gallery and pottery that make an appearance.
Beryl Kingston is talking about her book at Haywards Heath library on Wednesday 3rd June 2015 at 6.30pm. It’s her 24th novel; she is currently working on number 25.
Haywards Heath library, 34 Boltro Road, Haywards Heath RH16 1BN